Ames High School - Spirit Yearbook (Ames, IA)

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eA 4nteS, 9owa-S» Editor B-usin t .s'.s' Manager Advertising Lee McFarland Bill Hukill Robley Winfrey Nponsor Richard TrumpRecord of? the U ectrTo tin- seniors of '4s in memory of their years at Ames High—of the times spent in the chemistry lab. tin- shop. the history classroom ami the after hours time put in at the Boone- Aines football game, the music fes- tival. the Prom, all climaxed by the final Commencement ceremony- we dedicate the 1948 Spirit.( ■2v. UU ins U'eucls S chool Si st em As the main executive department in our public school system, the superintendent’s office has numerous responsibilities. Seeing that the policies of the Board of Education are carried through is tlie principal job of Dr. Steven N. Watkins, superintendent, and his two assistants, Min. Gravce Elliott, who serves as his secretary, and Miss Laura Sayre, who works for Dr. Wat- kins and does secretarial work for the Board of Education. The purchase of all school supplies, from typing paper to those familiar text books, as well as instructional services and operation and maintenance of the school building, is handled by this office. Supervision of the nine Ames schools is carried out through their respective principals. “In discussing the problem of whether or not to hold any public forums this year, a group representing the several service and other local agencies decided to have one forum and bring to Ames some outstanding personality,” l)r. Watkins stated. ‘ Robert St. John was selected and his topic was “Dictatorship or Democracy.’ The forum was held Sunday afternoon, Feb. 15, and approximately 800 people attended. The program was thought to be quite successful and a similar policy will be followed next year,” concluded Superintendent Watkins. ★ Mi Sayre and Mrs, Klliott Six Superintendent Watkins Also sponsored by this office was night school, which was offered for three sessions. Included on this program were metal working, plastics, woodworking, commercial training, home eco- nomies, and photography. Headed by Everett Hit land, director of adult education, the various activities were conducted by several people. Miss Madalene Canvin taught shorthand with Mrs. Mvrna Green teaching typing. In charge of woodworking were Laurence Simmering and Ronald Easter. Miss Edna Mundt supervised the home economic classes, assisted by Mrs. Mary Welch. Miss Dorothy Dillan, Miss Ella Mae McDermott. Miss Dorothy Merrick, and Miss Gladys Olson. Richard Trump was in charge of photography. Highlight of the year for Superintendent Watkins was his tour through various sections of tin United States. One of ten Iowans chosen for this trip, he toured Chicago, Detroit, and New York. The group visited industry and big business to find out the things a high school student should know when he graduates. Because of the executive abilities of Dr. Watkins and his office personnel, Ames schools continued to function smoothly and efficiently throughout the school year.I. M ciniS oorJincites JJicjli Principal Adams Everyone knows that it is Mr. Herbert Adams who supervises the public address system every morning. However, not everyone realizes that the rest of his numerous duties keeps him busy before and after school hours. Supervising and arranging schedules of approximately 480 stu- dents. 32 teachers and many different classes plus making out a yearly calendar require many hours before school starts in the fall. Once school begins he takes over as administrator and advisor to become a combination backer of the school. His genuine interest in Ames High’s curricular and extra-curricular activities was shown by his loyal support of all school func- tions during the school year of 1947-1948. Because the principal's office is the heart of Ames High, it is always a busy place. Through this office passes all of the work that needs to be done to keep the school running smoothly. Regis- tration is carried out through this office each November and March when students decide what subjects they will take the following semester. All schedules are kept here to help teachers, students, and the office locate students during the day. The weekly calendar is compiled by this office from lists turned in by the teachers. Any conflicts are brought to the attention of the teachers so that the schedule may be re- arranged. Attendance is kept for each period throughout the day here, and any contacts with the public are made. A good share of these tasks fall upon Mr. Adams’ two able secretaries and receptionists, Mrs. George W. Berglund, better known as Margie, and Mrs. Merrill L. Finnerty, also better known as Selma. Completing the principal’s office staff are several junior and senior girls. It is their duty to gather attendance slips from the classrooms each period and record absentees. They act as general messenger girls throughout the day by delivering passes and messages to students as well as to teachers. They also make out and deliver those famed blue slips to students, and aid the two secretaries by typing letters and filing records. For the services the girls receive one-quarter credit per semester to aid in the necessary requirement for graduation. Assisting Mr. Adams with high school ad- ministration duties are Miss Charlotte Nelson, girls’ adviser, and Everett Ritland. boys’ ad- viser. Their duties consist in part of approving absence and tardy excuses and directing voca- tional guidance work. ★ Margie, Selma. ami two of the a i-tant Scw«IjEIT to right: I»r. Watkins, N. J. Ftrintnall. Mrs. James Johnson. Ray Cunningham, Prank Howell. Frank Adams. David Edwards The Ames Board of Education’s chief duty is to serve as a governing board and adminis- trative group for the Ames public school system. The members of the board are elected for three year terms in March, and they are stag- gered so that there will always be experienced members on the board. A secretary is appointed by tin- board for each year, and a treasurer is elected every two years. The board meets on the second Monday of each month in the high school building. Keeping the nine public schools of Ames run- ning efficiently entails much planning. This group is responsible for the handling of the budget and approving all financial matters concerning the schools as well as deciding gen- eral school policies. The school board is also responsible for the placing and supervising of over one hundred faculty appointments. Members of the Board of Education are Kay Cunningham, president; Frank B. Howell, secretary; Hiram Munn, treasurer; Mrs. James Johnson, N. J. Brintnall, Frank Adams, and Dr. J. I). Taylor. Dr. Taylor was elected in March to replace the late Dave Edwards, veteran school board member for eighteen years. Kiijht'ea Mirers BaL ance Tin student treasurers in Ames High school are organized t«» keep tin financial records of the extra-curricular and class activities and to develop businesslike characteristics in the stu- dents. Each treasurer i responsible for bis set of records to Miss Mary McNally, general treas- urer. and to her student assistant. Joanne Bappe. When an organization needs money, the treasurer tills out a requisition, enters it on bis books, and takes the requisition to the general treasurer. There the amount is recorded on a dupl icate set of books and the check is written. Much credit should be given to Andy Christen- sen. student athletic treasurer for three years, and to his sponsor. D. G. Martt. for keeping athletic accounts. ★ Athletic treasurer- Andy anil Mr. Hart! Tor Row: Tilden. Hukill. Christensen, Hinrichsen Mippi.k Row: Mary Taylor. I . I.ursen, Coodspeed. Kthington, Cray Hottom Row: J. Hap pc. Miss McNulty. Burton. Robertson •Vine S opii om ores 108, 111 Top How : E. Johns. V. Robinson. Platt. Wulsor. McDowell. Bor how, A. Abbott, Dale. White Minnie Bow : M eese. S. Anderson, Sherman. Norton. I .ill:» i 1. BJorn-llansen, M. Barber, Stuber. Heywood. Bus bee Kuont How : Briley. Klrwln. CJilpatrick. Erickson. E. Kelly, A. Zenor. I’enly. H. Anderson. Townsend. Cody Top How: Shipp, Arney. It. Byrus. Fitch. Obrect, Edwards. Ahart. B. Johns Minnie Row: Stein. Potee. I . Hahn. Marlys Comstock. Mendon. Kennedy. Gcrhrach. KJerlund Fp.ont Row : Blyth, .1. Gord. Hoffman, E. Peterson. Roelofsen. Jorgensen. T. Barnard TrnTop Row: Brue. Salisbury, Weber. S. Myers. W. Johnson. K. Petersen. Mezvlnsky Middle Row: C. Arnold, R. Allen, Fletcher. llauber. Knuths. Pork, K. Kent Front Row: Carr. Prelim. Stoaks. Daniels. Gray. W. Ballard, Holdredge Top Row: Champlin. Mldgorden, R. Cox. Buck. Kyle. H. Olson. Schanche. Griffin Middle Row: B. Jones, M. McKean, Haverly, M. Davis, Swearingen. Almqulst, J. Ballard. I). Rowers, Vernon Front Row: Hutchinson, D. King. B. Wessel. P. Utter. Gallagher. Quade, K. Rowe, R. Bates Eleven--S op ltornoreS — 211, 236 Tor How: Nielson, Kirby. Hoar. Edgar Griffith. V. Smith. Johlik. I.ako, D. Dunlap. G. Robinson Middi.k Row: W. Wright, B. Taylor. Ott. Schmidt. It. Voro. Mikkelsen, D. WesscI, Irvine, Kreldrieh. B. Anderson Kkomt Row: B. Clauson, Burger, Hayenga. Culbertson. Morrissey, Brannberg. M. Judge. E. A. Martin, Roberson, Pearson Tor Row:, Wyatt. Karl. Schory, P. Kelley. J. Sowers, N. Robinson Mipdi.k Row: Getz. Dahl, Wotteland. D. Vore, Elaine Griffith, Brayton. Johndreuu. Nigh Front Row : I. Edwards, W. Hockley, E. I,. Martin. Parsons, Pierson. I„ Burnham, Cleary Twelve.u.i.i.u.; .... lx..; . :. i: . - : Soph-mores! Soph-mores! This familiar chant heard all year long as bewildered sopho- mores made continual blunders in the hall, assemblies and after-hours' parties describes the former Welch and Central students. Starting out in the fall by lendimr strong reserves to the varsity football squad, the sopho- mores gave both physical support and student cooperation to both home and out-of-town games. Bob Buck, the extra point specialist and defensive quarterback. Dick Cox. dim Champlin and Mark Sowers earned their first major A ' for their participation in varsity games. The sophomore team won four of seven games, but the prospects for the next two years of football are very encouraging. In basketball Bob Buck led his class by being the only regular starter for every varsity game. A thrilling swisher made by Buck in the last second of the home Ames-Newton game gave the Ames fans something to remember. This shot will not be forgotten by Ames High and also the Newton team, but his cooperation with the team throughout the whole season and his well-aimed one handed push shots will be seen in Buck’s remaining two years in Ames High. Losing a heartbreaking game to the Marshall- town sophomore squad by a score of 20 to 32, the potential Little Cyclone varsity squad tied for first place for the Central Iowa Conference sophomore title. Throughout the season Dick Cox led his teammates in play and took high scoring honor by piling up 184 points. Working with Cox were dohn Brayton, Don Arnev. Dave Bappe and Mark Sowers to make up the usual starting five. On tin humorous side Bill • Zombie Busbec caused continual uproar wherever lie went by his unusual wit and jokes. The sophomore girls also contributed to the first year of high school history for the sopho- more class. Betty Lou Jones, the only girl in the swing band, kept up with the other members bv playing a mean saxophone. Ruth Dahl piano soloed in the spring orchestra concert playing Concerto in (i Minor. The high soprano voice of Robert (iillpatrick was heard in a cappella choir and various school dances. Supporting the youth center, uniting their efforts in their school work, participating in all school activities and becoming a stronger class, the 1947-1048 sophomores have indeed stood up to Ames High’s motto, Ames High. Aims High - and they, too, are aiming higher. Thirteen ★ Hard landing, Norma ★ Liz -miles enticinglyn ewcomerS (jet U(l in ted ★ Proxy Moore serves ire cream Who » the blond? ★ Kay Cunningham leads singing ★ Mis- Laros indulges in musiral chair- New students and teachers bounced over rutty roads and stumbled tip a dark narrow path over tree roots and bridges to Lynn Fuhrcr Lodge to be guests of the Student Council, the Ili-Y cabinet and the (!irl Reserve cabinet at the traditional Newcomers Party last September 23. The annual event is planned so that new students will become familiar with Ames High’s traditions and become acquainted with the members of the three groups and their sponsors. To begin tin- party, which started at seven o’clock, each new student introduced himself and told where he came from. George ('lark, a Fourteen member of t lie Hi-Y cabinet, served as master of ceremonies for the program and introduced the speakers. Darrell Moore, president of Ili-Y, and Anne Barnard, president of Girl Reserve, welcomed the new students to Ames High. Ray Cunningham, secretary of the Y.MCA at Iowa State college, led group singing. Musical chairs and several other games provided an opportunity for new and old students alike to really let their hair down” and become acquainted with each other. To conclude the evening, the Hi-Y cabinet served refreshments of milk, cookies, and ice cream.m ones cat cl Recording A Aid CL ciASeA To»' Kow: Baker. Mhyrc, Fitch. Kjare. .1. Dunlap. Orth Mipplk Kow: Gla son. Knutfon. Mr. KatfO, Blorn-Ha risen. D. Koss Front Kow: A. Kappo. Finery. Clauson. Weber This year boys and girls interested in film projection and operation formed the Film Operator's Club. Cnder the sponsorship of Kenneth Page, this newly organized club takes care of presenting sound films, film strips, slide and opaque projectors, records and radio aids. Although the main jobs of the thirteen mem- bers who belong to the club are to handle re- cordings and movies and to operate films as a service to all classes, it is also their duty to see that all movies are shipped out properly and on time. Each day the visual aid room is set up for the day’s program, schedules are checked and requested equipment is distributed to teachers. Then during the day. the members are excused from their study halls to operate the equipment. New film operators receive their training by observing the different procedures used in oper- ating the films and records as experienced work- ers run the machines. Next they do the actual work by themselves under close supervision. After several weeks of this training the new operators are given permission by Mr. Page to work by themselves. Being able to do this work qualifies each member for a lfi mm film oper- ator’s card from the Bell-IIowell Film Company of Chicago. Working on a paper drive held last fall with the music organizations, the Film Operator’s Club received enough money to purchase a new tape recorder which is being used to record music programs, talks given in the speech de- partment and various assemblies. A program of 30 minutes may be recorded on one tape strip. The officers of the elub for 1047-1048 were Loren Wymorc, president; Jack Dunlap, vice- president; and Ted Myhre, secretary-treasurer. Fi terntriumph Over d3oone ( ntls Cjrlcl eaSon Sixth How: Aikmun, Mr. Wells, Stewart. Finholt. Murray. Mr. Covey Fifth Row: Swanson, T. Johnson. Vance. l.iUell. Brown, Mather, Lynch. Shatter Forum Row : Fincham. M. Daulton, B. Clark. Barnes. K. King, P. Arrasmith. Newell. Bill Byrus Third How: Zenor. Grunt, J. Robertson. A. Christensen. Morgan. Grange. J. Adams Srcokd How: Eggrrt, T. Kelly. Ilarestad. McCarty. Calhoon, Hunkel, Cllestad. D. Hall First How: Campbell. B. Hall. Thorpe. Angle. Gartleld. Chaniplin. Buck. M. Sowers. I). Cox The Little Cyclone football crew of 11)47 won seven contests of a tonsil eight game schedule, rolling up 174 points while holding opponents to 53. Losing only to powerful Marshalltown, Ames placed second in the Central Iowa Con- ference. The team was tutored by Head Coach Ken Wells assisted by Hi Covey. Named on the all-conference first team were John Angle, end; John Garfield, utility lineman; and Clair Calhoon. back. At the annual fireside before the Boone game, Bob Stewart, senior center, was elected honorary captain for the season. Ames (». Mason City 0 Little Ramon Runkel scored on a line plunge from the three yard line to successfully open the gridiron season against a much bigger Mohawk eleven. Ames 7, Newton 0 Ames gained revenge for last year's defeat at the hands of the Cardinals by trimming them on a last quarter drive. Clair Calhoon scored on a twenty-five yard run. and Bob Buck kicked the placement. Ames 7, Marshalltown 21 The Little Cyclones dropped their only game of the year to a great Bobcat squad. Ames tied the game up at 7-7 in the third quarter, but Marshalltown's weight bowled the locals out of the picture. Ames 27. Oskaloosa 0 Ames touchdowns were scored by Calhoon. Runkel. Barnes, and Daulton with conversions by Buck to bring the Little Cyclones their second conference victory. Ames used nothing but 8irtrcnAmes 19, Fort Dodge 13 In as thrilling a game as local fans remember, Ames rallied from a thirteen point deficit late in the game to pull the chestnuts out of the fire in typical fashion. The Little Cyclones tied it up with only four minutes remaining, and then •lack («rant capitalized on a tumble recovered hv Rob Stewart and passed to Dick Hall in t he end zone to win the thriller. Ames 13, Boone 0 The Little Cyclones outclassed the Toreadors in the annual classic on Boone’s field l retain the cherished Little Green .Jug. Robertson and Cal boon tallied six pointers for Ames as Boone was held scoreless for the fifth successive time. ♦ Casualties of the Marshalltown game ★ Captain Stewart after Boone game straight football as they played one of their best games of the year. Ames 64, Perry 0 Running up the highest score in modern Ames High history, Ames humiliated Perry on the Bluejay 's home field. The Little Cyclones scored almost at will with half the touchdowns being tallied by reserves. Ames 32, Grikxell 19 The Little Cyclones built up an early lead and then withheld a late Grinned threat to bring back their fifth win of the season. ★ Practice ★ Robertson runs interference SeventeenPUu of-Ac tion iJhridi 5 ani ★ Boom mini All-Male Cozzi evades Zenor ★ Newton game ★ Little Cyclones slop Newton ★ Bunk squirms through Quarterback (•rant goes through Crimiell ★ Gar grins after Boone game Nice block! EiyhtcenTop Row: Berhow, Karl. B. Johnson. Kent. Edwards. Smalling Titittn Row: B. Byrus. H. Olson. Bear, B. l’eterson, Barnard. Arney,. Busbee Second Row: Kin r. D. Rowe. Abbott. Cox. Sowers. Bappe. Front Row: Dale, Griffith, Fitch. Champlin, Ahart. Griffin. Rowe SOPHOMORE FOOTBALL Coming out on the long end of a tough seven- game schedule. Coach Ray Smalling's Little ★ Sophs kirk off a ain-t Boone Cyclone sophomore football squad revealed some promising material for the future seasons. Sparked hv Quarterback Dave Bappe. the sophs took four wins and were defeated three times, by Webster City. Last Des Moines, and the Eldora varsity. The sophs racked up a season’s total of 77 points; their opponents, 83. Season’s Rkcoki» Ames li—Webster City 7 Ames 1!)—Boone 13 Ames 0—East Des Moines 13 Ames 18—Eldora varsity 31 Ames 1-1—Boone 7 Ames 14—Marshalltown 12 Ames ( —Jefferson 0 A’inefeenI ImeS ZjeuclierS soften J tatc The state teachers’ convention in Des Moines provided a holiday for students as well as an educational and social gathering for teachers. Both general sections and divisions for various subjects met at the convention. Dr. Steven Watkins, superintendent of schools, was speak- er at one of the meetings. On April 3 Ames High played host to the district teachers' convention. The Ames High Concert band played for the first general meet- ing. Other students assisted by acting as ushers and informationists. Obviously, the teachers played a pretty im- portant part in the day-to-day work at Ames High. Florence Adolph instructs the fellows and girls in the finer arts of cooking and sewing. Kox. Bower takes charge of vocal music groups including A Capella choir. Girls’ Glee club. Mixed chorus, and many small groups. Madelene Canvix drills students in beginning typing ami bookkeeping. Hiram Covey keeps one eye on his track team and the other on his first period study hall. Richard Day drags in- strumental music students out of bed in the wee small hours of the morning for practices. Mrs. Elizabeth Dickinson acts as Secret Ser- vice agent of the library. Mrs. Ida Mae Dougan directs activities of Junior class and also taught world history and American history classes. Ronald Easter imperils the life of Ames High students with fumes of hydrogen sulfide. Mrs. Rose Elliot teaches students that all Gaul is divided into three parts. Mrs. Myrna Green presides as one of the Junior class sponsors as well as disciplining her fourth period study hall. Donald IIartt coaches tennis along with teach- ing sophomores the fundamentals of English. Mrs. Bernice Kennedy runs the daily lunch program for stay-at-noon students. Eva Laros Ticenty Cc ti, onuenuon in a- m otneS in n ouem checks pronunciation ami grammer of Spanish. French and English students. Omar Lett di- rects Drama club and is famous with his stu- dents for his humorous mimicings. Eva Lini - checks sore throats, red spots and aching heads. -M m McNally leads discussions in lit on all subjects under the sun. Jean Miller directs string musicians at the high school and grade schools. Ruth Miller hands out red slips in addition to algebra, solid geometry and trig assignments. Edna Mundt conducts the new class of boys' and girls' home ec. Char- lotte Nelson reigns as girls' advisor and as censor of the Weekly Web. Kenneth Pace spouts out his ideas on government, business arithmetic, and questions of current interest. Wanda Rex teaches vocational courses and is generally helpful to everyone and anyone re- quiring assistance in typing and mimeographing. Everett Ritland keeps busy as boys' advisor, student council sponsor and Hi-Y sponsor. Opal Robinson acts as girls' drill-master and Cheer Squad sponsor. Laurence Simmering inspires homeroom 138 on to greater victories and also teaches industrial arts and mechanical drawing. William Si.aichert dictates policies of 110 as well as teaching plane geometry. Ray Smai i.ino takes charge of intramurals, boys’ physical education classes and girls' industrial arts. Richard Trump keeps chem biology and Spirit Staff students interested with his various specimens of wild life such as possums, wood- chucks and gophers. James Turnbull allows students to follow their own artistic bent. Ken- neth Weli.s acted as football and basketball coach as well as athletic- director. Edna Wilcox teaches lit and takes Girl Reserve as her extra- curricular activity. Cecil Wriedt educates the fellas in metals shop. Ticrntii-oncHeading: the school health program of Ames High are Dr. Kenneth ( Piercy, school phy- sician. and Miss Kva Lindren. school nurse. As a part of the health program all incoming sophomores are given physical examinations. This enables the health start to discover and advise correction of any physical defects. In connection with the program, examinations are also given all boys who participate in athletics. Later in the year speeches were given by public speaking students to help in the fight against tuberculosis. The Web staff also co- operated with the Christmas Seal program by publishing several informative articles on tu- berculosis and its prevention. Physical inspection of all high school students is carried out through the cooperation of the physical education instructors with the health office. This inspection includes height, weight. vision, hearing, as well as color blindness. A regular system of check-ups for each three day absentee is carried on throughout the year by the health office. All students are urged to visit their family dentist, have the necessary corrections made, and bring a signed dental card to their homeroom teacher. All physical records of students are kept on the cumulative records which are filed in the principal's office. These are confidential records acquired by physicians examinations and by reports from parents. The records are used by tin- school ft» aid in understanding and dealing with the individual student. All deviations from normal health are reported to parents and early treatment advised. Today this department for student health has become a definite part of school life and will remain so through the cooperation of students. Twenty-two lmei % riene 7 . Jr a in Top Row: H. Knudson. J. Winfrey, Chivt-rs, Clemons. Holmes Mii i i.k Row: GImo. Gilman. Mrs. Dickinson. Burton, Schulz Kkont Row: Netcott. Sweeney. Neff. .1. Bnppe. Townxeml Using the theme The Little Engine That Could, the Junior Red Cross began its first major project by collecting cans of evaporated milk from each of the Ames schools to he loaded on the Friendship Train which stopped in Ames last fall. By being 100 percent and gathering 1 cans of milk. Ames High made her contri- bution. Once again 100 percent in membership drive. Ames High made collections amounting to $( 9.1.9. After being familiarized by the school nurse on the correct care of children, the group of sixty Junior Red Cross workers furnished 40 families of Pammel Court with baby-sitters on the night of Dec. (i. Fun was had by all as the sitters spent the evening cooking, reading, eat- ing and enjoying the door prizes. At the first of the year students interested in Junior Red Cross work signed up on one or more of six committees. Chairmans were selected by the workers of each group. Joan Bappe and Nancy Neff each served one semester as the group's chairman. ★ Friendship Train Mops in Ames Twenty-threej re Sent Jhe iJorchL J? eurerd Top Row: Jim Prather. Marvin. McNeil, Pederson. Wefald. G. Clark. Pierre. J. Miller. J. Bennett. P. Arnold Mmni.K Row: Maitland, A. Clausen. Mathews, Summers, It. Jud«e. Hills. Thielman. I’. Miller. Green Kko.vt Row: Terrenes. Dryer. Crosley, Mr. I ett. Stevenson. S. Moore. Ramsey, E. Robertson. Mary Ann Comstock This year Drama club decided to go in for self-analysis when they chose the annual fall play. Its members sat back, took a good look at themselves and laughed heartily, as did the audience. Cause of all this mirth and merriment was The Torchbearcrs, George Kelly's satire on amateur theatrical productions. The cast was as follows: Mr. Fredrick Ritter Mrs. Paula Ritter Jenny . Mrs. J. Duro Panipanelli Mr. Spindlcr George Clark Mary Pierre Dorothy Maitland Beverly Summers Page Arnold Mrs. Nelly Fell . Ella Mae Robertson Miss Florence McCrickett . Janet Miller Teddy Spearing . . . Jerry Bennett Mr. Twilier .... Yocum Mr. Huxley . Arthur Schakchk Stage Manager . . Adel Throckmorton Mrs. Clara Sheppard . Dorothy Wefald Cast members. os far as possible, were drawn from Advanced Drama club, leaving Beginning Drama to do the production, supervised by Ad- vanced Drama members. On Borrowed Time was selected for the Junior Class play and Smilin' Through for the Senior Class play. This year instead of leaving pro- duction to the members of the class, as has been done before. Drama club took charge of build- ing the set. Beginning Drama club offered sophomores a chance to become acquainted with the technical phases of stage production. Class members serv- ed on the different crews of the Drama dull play—costumes, make-up, publicity, properties, and stage crew. During class periods students Txcenty-fourLi eij innerJ oUecirn S tucje ZJech imbues Tor Row: p. Hahn. Barber. C. Kennedy. Kyle. I). Dunlap. Schanche. Yocum, Dahl. Getz. Irvine Middle Row: Stein. S. Anderson. McKeen. Norton. Gerbrach. C. Smith. Holmes, Blaine Griffith. Schmidt, Krickson, Penly Front Row: Culbertson. Burner, Hayenga. Heywood. Mr. I.ett. Knuths, Sherman. Gray. Roberson learned about acting techniques. Near the end of the year the class prepared a one-act play. Beginning Drama members in the Drama club play included Arthur Schanche and Willis Yocum. Drama club. Ames High s answer to the “call of the theater. ’ has as its officers Mary Pierre, president -. George Clark, vice-president; Valerie Stevenson, secretary: and Page Arnold, business manager. Drama members holding the Palm, national honorary dramatic award, are Mary Pierre and Ella Mae Robertson. ther former members who won the Palm include Rosemary Iverson, David Larson. Mary Ann Plagman, Betsy Ross, Adel Throckmorton, and Wayne Spangler. Each re- cipient of this award is entitled to wear the small gold pin of a Greek comedy mask with Alls Palm engraved on it. ★ Palm members Tor Row : Larson, Iverson. Spangler Bottom Row: B. Robertson, Pierre, B. Ross, Plagman Twenty-five★ Journalists pose In addition to their regular duty of writing the Weekly Web, the first semester journalism students won numerous honors at the annual Journalism Day contest held at Drake I’niver- sity on November 19. “On the Spot contest winners were Dob Kozeboom, who received a first in the sports division, and Nancy Neff, who won a second place in the straight news. In the feature story division Mary Pierre won a first and Dud Winfrey a third for stories written before the contest. •Journalism class, under the direction of Miss Charlotte Nelson, learns methods of gathering news, making interviews, playing up a feature and compiling material for publication. Proof reading, tin final step before the copy goes to press, is done every Wednesday morning at the Tribum office. Second semester staff carried on a courtesy campaign. A drive was made in which home- room 22.1 was chosen the winner. Almost 147 yards of copy were written this year by the first and second semester journalism classes and published in the Weekly W b which appears on Wednesday in tin Ames Doily Tribune. Twenty-sixTor Row: W.ikeflolti. J. Winfrey. Ersland, Swank. Peters, Yoder. Mezvinsky. Wright. X. Johnson Middle Row: P. Miller. Parsons. E. Pederson. Thomas. Lantz. C. Judge, B. Miller. M. Judge. Gilman Front Row: E. L.. Martin. Mendon, Ott. Schulz. Meldrum. Miss Nelson. II. Knudson. Day. Van Alstine. Butler Cubs' club, Ames High school’s journalism organization, is offered as an extra-curricular activity to sophomores, juniors and seniors who are not taking the regular journalism course offered in the senior year. Through this organi- zation underclassmen become accustomed to journalistic style and have some knowledge of newspaper publishing before actually enrolling in the journalism course offered in the senior year. During the first semester of this year the club worked on projects to help them learn the fundamentals of writing good straight news and feature stories. One of these projects was the collection of newspaper stories and attempting to analyze why these stories were good or bad by using good stories as a comparison. n find- ing a good example of news or feature writing, the student chose another subject and tried to adjust the general plan of the model to his topic. The club held monthly meetings to acquaint members of tin organization with journalistic techniques. In the fall a luncheon was held in the faculty lunch room in place of a regular meeting. After completing this work, the club’s main project was to write and edit the Weekly Web during the first weeks of the second semester before tin new journalism class began publish- ing the weekly newspaper. The crowning achievement for a Cub is win- ning recognition as a reporter for the W b. After ten inches of his material has been printed he is added to the staff as reporter. Several (bibs’ Club members became Web reporters during the second semester by this means. Another project of the journalism class dur- ing the second semester was a high school pres- idential election. Information concerning candi- dates was posted in the library for several weeks preceding the polling. The main purpose of the club is to give stu- dents a glance at journalism before they decide whether or not to take it as an elective course. Miss Charlotte Nelson, journalism instructor, serves as Cubs' club sponsor. Twenty-sevenManet WitL CL tJ Sp iri t S weetli eart Sweetheart Jan ;tn l is a member of the G.A.A. bowling group. Holding numerous offices throughout her high school career. Anne was first semester president of Girl Reserve and is now vice-president of this organization. She is a member of Red Cross, G.A.A.. Pep club and Spirit staff. Catching the limelight in Anne’s list of favorites is music. She. herself, has played piano tor several years. “Liz likes to watch most any sport, hut for her own pleasure she chooses swimming. A regular senior class “wheel. Rosie is home- room president, a member of student council and senior senate. She is also vice-president of Pep club. G.A.A.. A cappella choir, and Spirit staff complete her current activities. Rosie is practically a master craftsman and spent many hours making various pieces of handiwork. Rosie also likes music, and besides sharing her vocal talents in choir, she plays a mean chord on the piano. Another sports minded gal, she especially likes swimming and basketball. The 1048 Spirit Sweetheart. Janny Miller, and her two attendents, Anne and Rosie, were presented with carnation corsages at the dance. Janet Miller, dark haired, brown eyed senior, is the students' selection for the 1948 Spirit Sweetheart. Her attendents are Anne Barnard and Rosie Iverson, both seniors. These girls were chosen from a list of finalists, which include Salle Cole. Ann Cooper, Mary Jo Gicse. Nancy Neff, Mary Ross. Mary Taylor and Susan Tildcn. Now very busy as Girl Reserve president, Janet plans someday to be a nurse. Belonging to Pep club 3 years, she has also been active in Dramatics. She appeared in the Junior class play, Mi st(i'u in Huc and was cast in The Torchbcarcrs, drama club production this year. She also was girls' sports editor of the Spirit. Janny is a fond lover of animals and has had several species as pets. Winter being her choice as a season. Jan prefers ice skating above all other sports. She is also interested in bowling ★ Attendants Rose ami Liz Twenty-eightn dents 'Visit “Spiri Ames High students found themselves guest of the Spirit staff at Spirit Ranch on the night of January 2‘J to celebrate the end of the first D niester of the school year. The annual mid-year hop. sponsored by tin yearbook staff for the first time, was hiirhlisrhtcd by the announcement that Janet Miller had been chosen Spirit Sweetheart and that Anne Barnard and Rosie Iverson were her two at- tendants. The study hall, decorated to represent a dude ranch, contained a real corral and a western mural at one end while appropriate western ‘‘characters decorated the blackboards and cowboy hats and saddles completed the theme. Records played from the library furnished music for the dancers. The intermission skit, written by Bob Roze- boom ami Jane Gilman and narrated by John Garfield, was a genuine western melodrama en- ★ Spirit Ranch ‘18 titled Sin Was Only the (rambler’s Daughter, but Sin Sure Oot a Dirty Deal. Participating iti the skit were Wayne Finholt, Hill Daine. Dan Clark, George Peterson and Loren Wymore. Sweetheart candidates— .Mary Jo. Mary, Susan. “Coop.” ”Tuy.” Sal and Nancy Twenty-nineSpirit Staff WorL on ylsAenil(i y Slave-driving editor of the 1948 Spirit was l.ev McFarland who saw that copy and photos were sent in on time to meet deadlines. Her assistant editors were Mary Pierre and Jean Goodspeed. whose main jobs were to help edit the copy. In charge of finances was Business Manager Bill Ilukill who issued contracts to students, collected payments, and wrote receipts, as well as taking care of payments to the printer and engraver. 11 is assistants were George Lidell and Marilyn Kthington. Advertising Manager Bud Winfrey arranged for canvassing merchants in search of adver- tisements. Kach member of the advertising staff was assigned a certain district to cover. Staff members were John Orth. Don Beam. Mary Ann Mcldrum, Jan Marvin, Jody Lechner, Susan Tilden. Audrey Knutson. Phyllis Miller. Phyllis Mathews. Virginia Cunningham. Jacqueline Schulz, and Anne Barnard. Sports editors were John Garfield and Janet Miller who wrote the copy on boys’ and girls athletics respectively. Photography, always an important part of the Spirit, was handled by George Carter and Bill Gaessh r. A few additional pictures taken by other students were used too. Photography editor was Nancy Neff. Class editors Sylvia Day. Mary Ann King, and Until Anderson wrote furiously on class ThirtylUUUUbUUU 3 unce an J the copy as well as helping in other departments Organization editor Ella Mae Robertson am her assistants. Diek Swank and Beverly Petei son. feature editor Janet Hoff and her assistant Jim AVinfrey, wrote most of the remaining copy In charge of pep talks over the sound systen to promote Spirit sales was Publicity Managei Rob Roseboom. assisted by Jane Gilman. An other job of this committee was advertising tin mid-year dance and writing the skit for tin presentation of the Spirit Sweetheart. Drawings for the yearbook were made In Helmut Seaman, art editor. He was assisted by George ('lark and Rosie Iverson in decorating the study hall for the mid-year dance. Sponsor of the l'.M Thirty-oneTor How: Mezvinnky, V. Arrasmith. Murray. Dickinson. Eggert, Calhoon. Thorpe Middle How: B. Jones, Goodspoed. Iverson. Tiklen. Kthington. Heywood Front How : Karl. D. Bappo. D. Arney. Mr. Ritlund. Brown. Gaessler. Newell Organizing. supervising, and promoting in- terest in school affairs were the duties of this year’s student council, the student governing body of Ames High. Highlight of the year came at the end of .January when Ames High’s Stu- dent Council was host to high school student councils from all over Iowa. The council is comprised of nineteen members. Each of the school's eighteen homerooms sends its president to represent it on the council. The nineteenth member is the student body presi- dent. who presides over the council’s weekly meetings and represents the whole student body at assem lilies. in order that all phases of business can be carried on most efficiently, the council is di- vided into seven committees. A council member is appointed chairman of each committee, and the remaining members are chosen from the student body. The assembly committee arranged for all assemblies during the year, including both pro- fessional and home talent shows. The awards committee provided for and approved all awards in the fields of athletics, scholarship, drama, band and vocal music. The noon-hour commit- tee planned entertainment for those students remaining at school at noon. The noon-hour Thirty-twoState C on onterence in annar v program included volleyball and softball tourna- ments, movies and dances. The social committee sponsored several mat- inee dances and provided refreshments at open house. Members of the citizenship committee were on the job enforcing school traffic laws, and the service committee kept the lost and found desk in operation. By means of the sound system, newspapers and posters, the publicity committee advertised all school affairs. Officers for this year were: president, Dave Murray and Darrell Moore; vice-president, Clair Calhoon and Boh Hall; secretary, Marilyn Ethington and Nancy Butler: treasurer, Jean Goodspeed and Joyce Gray. Everett Ritland is the faculty adviser. Junior homeroom prescient pose with Lefty Thirty-threes sponsors unces Tor Row: Spangler, Carter, G. Clark, Swank. Abbott Front Row : Cooper. Glese, Mrs. Sutherland. Butler. Knuths “Let's go down to the center was that after- hours' call to nearly three-fourths of Ames I hull's students in the 1947-48 school year. Through the efforts of the governing board and the Cyclone Center members, the center was almost completely reorganized after being evict- ed from its original location. “The Banner Ball ’ was the name of the informal dance sponsored by the Cyclone Center in February. Decorations were figures repre- senting the four parts of school that appear on the banner in the study hall. They wen scholarship, friendliness, music and athletics. The hundred couples that attended the affair danced to music of the Ames High Swingsters. The field house was acquired and a project of cleaning and painting was begun. Volunteer help made this plan possible. The O'Neil Dairy started the project of equiping the building by donating a new ice cream freezer and soon the center purchased a fountain, counter, steel tables and chairs and a radio-phonograph sound system. In the field house the center was not only able to offer ping pong, dancing, cards and table games, but basketball, volleyball and bad- minton as well. Though the center was plagued with financial worry through most of the year, its members were able to ease the need by raising money through a magazine subscription campaign, rummage sale, donkey basketball game and dance. Various local organizations contributed in time and money to aid the center in its operation. The center was not only a place for recreation but also served as a place where new friendships were started and old ones renewed. Running the Cyclone Center is carried on by the governing board made up of the chair- men of the eight committees, the general board chairmen and one representative each from Welch and Central. The board consisted of Anne Cooper and Mr. Keith Rushing, finance; George Carter and Mrs. J. B. Robbins, employ- ment; Nancy Butler and Mrs. J. C. Everds, decorations; Dick Swank and Mrs. Harn Schmidt, program; Mary Jo (Seise and Mr. Herbert Adams, membership; Wayne Spangler Thirty-fourrJ rii'e cun 3 on t !tv ♦ Mr-. Sutherland ★ Swing hand play- at Banner Ball and Mr. Kay Ponds, policy; Anne Knuths and Mr. Harry Hum !, publicity; Allan Abbot and Mr. Leonard Wolf and Mr. I. W. Lackore. hous- ing. Mrs. Koblev Winfrey and George (Mark served as board chairmen and the representa- tives were Patsy Yates, Central and Keith Prawn, Welch. .Serving for her third year as c: liter director was Mrs. (Mayton Sutherland. In the spring Mr. Karl (Mabaugh and .Mrs. (i orge Carter took over the finance and employ- ment committees vacated by Mr. Rushing and Mrs. Robbins. ★ Center proxides fun after football game Thirty-fiveXeX 03 3 .Speaker “The Life Abundant—at home, in the school, and in the community’ was the theme chosen for the 1948 Friendship Week by the Ili-Y and Girl Reserve cabinets with their sponsors. Chaplain De Loss Markon, of the Veterans’ hospital in Des Moines, was this year’s Friend- ship Week speaker. During the war he served as chaplain of the famed 34th “Red Bull” divi- sion through the African. Sicilian and Italian campaigns. The first week of February was chosen as Friendship Week. February 1 was designated as “Go-to-Church Sunday” and all high school students were urged to make a special effort to attend church. During that week a general assembly was held on three mornings and the Reverend Mar ken discussed one phase of the abundant life on each morning. Both the Hi-Y and Girl Reserve cabinets cooperated to furnish devotions and music for these assemblies, and parents of Ames High students were invited. A sophomore forum, a junior and senior girls' forum and a junior and senior boys’ forum dur- ing which student problems were discussed were also held during the week. Special emphasis was placed on the opportunity for students to have personal conferences with the speaker. Chaplain Markon, through his understanding of young people, his good judgment, and his inspirational talks, gave to Ames High school a memorable Friendship Week which will not soon be forgotten. Thirty-nixTop Row: Brown. Adams. Murray. D. Rynch. Mr. Ritland Front Row: D. Moore. Fincham, Stewart. I.idcll Sot only did Hi-V extend its activities throughout school and community, but it went half-way around the globe to help someone in need. The organization's major project during the year was the supporting of Jacques Aufrey, a French war orphan. At Christmas time the Hi-V sent .Jacques a complete suit of clothing to supplement those that were sent to him earlier in the year. During the year such Friday morning pro- grams as movies, talks by Hay Donels and by sportseaster Jon Hackett were featured in the hobby groups and general meetings. Sponsor- ship of the three class firesides was handled by Hi-V cabinet. Hi-V took upon itself the task of making a bit of Christmas cheer for the men at the Story County Home. The organization prepared pres- ents and baskets of fruit for 1 he men at the home. In conjunction with the (!irl Reserve organi- zation. Ili-V sponsored Ames High’s annual Friendship Week in February. The object, of this week is to promote religious activity in life. This year’s speaker, De Loss Markcn, a former army chaplain, proved to be very suc- cessful. Any organization must have its administra- tive force and so must the Hi-V. The first semester cabinet was made up of Darrell Moore, president; Dick Fincham, vice-president; Dave Larson, secretary; Wayne Brown, treasurer; George Lidell. publicity; and John Dickinson, concessions chief. Second semester cabinet in- cludes Dick Fincham. president; John Drayton, vice-president; Frank Vance, secretary; Wayne Brown, treasurer; George Lidell, publicity; and Howard Siemens, concessions chief. Everett Ritland, boys’ adviser, served as sponsor for the Hi-V. Thirtft-acvcnCuL t inei anc jj, omeroom l epreSen tci t iue$ Tor Row: Giow, Rouxc. Pierre. Conroy. Sorenson. «looilspoed, «iulliver. Sonin. N. Moore Timtn Row: Mary Taylor. M. Kim:. I . I .arson. Myrlaml. Armstrong. S. Cole, M. Ross. Butler. Cunningham Row: Sweeney. Holt. Maitland, A. Knutson. M. Daine. Cooiwr. B. Abbott. X. Malmborg Fhont Row: J. Bappe. Day. Miller. Miss Nelson, Miss Miller. Miss Wilcox. A. Barnard. Kthinglon. Hinricbsen Highlight 01' the year for Ames High (Jirl Reserves was the annual Friendship Week held February 3. 4 and in coordination with Ili-V. Chaplain l)e Loss Marken of the Veterans' Hospital in Des .Moines was guest speaker for the week. He chose as his theme “The Life Abundant.' ’ Again in December the two organizations worked together to fill Christmas boxes for resi- dents of the county home. Kach homeroom was given descriptions of several persons for whom the homeroom brought and wrapped gifts. Playing mother for the third year. Girl Reserves this year supported twelve-year-old Jeanine Doyen of Belgium. Gifts were sent to her at her birthday and at Christmas. Letters were also sent regularly. In reply, .1 canine sent letters about her life and drawings which she had made. Once again this year holly wreaths were sold at the Christmas season to earn money for the organization. The city was divided into dis- tricts which were all canvassed by salesgirls. The girls also sold special Ames High pencils with the athletic schedules printed on them, and they had charge of concessions at two basketball games. Theme for the semi-monthly meetings of the whole Girl Reserve organization was “G.R. Goes Visiting.” During the first semester G.R. visited the College Board at Marshall Field's with Nancy Karly. an Iowa State college student, and Guatemala with Mrs. C. S. Reddy. At the Christmas program Dick Vogl from WOI read part of Dickens' Christmas Carol. and at the following meeting a few members of the club discussed their favorite hobbies, exhibiting some of their collections. Thirty-eipht c LeacI !v AseServe Jhroiujli lyjc ear Top Row: Vernon, S. Kirwin. S. Arrasmith, (Jitz, Dahl. Mickvlson. Bc-hling. Honk. Schneider. M. Judge Thikd Row: Sills. Davis. Yore. Wierson. Norton. Mathews, Young:, V. Hall. Van Alstine. Margaret Taylor SECOND Row: 1„. Peterson. Roelofson. Martin. Gray. Gilman. I«echner Sprague. B. Judge. Merrill. Mulmbcrg Front Row: Terrones. Townsend. V. Stevenson. Miss Miller. Miss Wilcox. Miss Nelson. Diver. Read. Ramsey Second semester G.R. visited college with Juliann Barker, college YWCA president, and the business world with Dorothy Litchfield. Ames Hiidi graduate of 47. A girls' school in France was visited with Mrs. Ben Sevey. a former exchange student in France. At the next meeting Miss Beejee Walker spoke about the library. Special meetings included ;i style show and the installation of next year's officers which was followed by the Mother-Daughter Tea. One of the final events of tin- year was the Big Pal- Little Pal Picnic at which next year's sopho- mores were given Big Pals from tin- upper classes. Girl Reserve is under the sponsorship of Miss Kdna G. Wilcox, Miss Ruth Miller and Miss Charlotte Nelson. Officers for the year were Anne Barnard, president first semester and vice- president second semester; Janet Miller, pres- ident second semester and vice-president first semester; Sylvia Day. secretary first semester; Joanne Bappe. secretary second semester; and Marilyn Fthington. treasurer. Anne Barnard is also president of the state organization of A-teens, as Girl Reserve is also called. She was elected to the office last summer while attending the camp held at McGregor, Iowa. Also organized this year under their own of- ficers were the Girl Reserve representatives from each homeroom. These girls discuss cur- rent Girl Reserve activities and report back to homerooms. All G.R. homeroom activities are carried out by them. Presidents were Nancy Malmberg, first semester, and Valerie Stevenson, second semester. Secretaries were Jody Lechncr, first semester, and Phyllis Sprague, second semester. Thirty-nine JJi - 2 Support Uaried sdctiuities Fort]  ■ ...... Top How: Schmidt. M. Becklcy. Marvin. Ethington. Bennett. Behling, Irvine. Gerbrach. Van Alstlne Midolk Row: Erickson. B. Ross. W. Beck ley. McDonahl. Wakefield. K. Arnold. Hills. A. Zenor. Burger Front Row: Townsend. Knutson. Malmberg, Altemeier. Mrs. Dickinson. A. Cooper. M. Briley. Cleary The Library club is composed of twenty-five members and is sponsored by Mrs. Elizabeth Dickinson, school librarian. Members take charge of the desk, shelve l ooks and keep the library in order. Each girl works in the library two periods each week. This year the Library club have had monthly luncheons either in one of girls' homes or in the library. A paper drive held in early March brought $98.50. This money will be used for buying extra books. Officers of the club are Mary Lou Altemeier. president first semester; Ann Cooper, president second semester; Nancy Malmberg, secretary; and Betsy Ross, treasurer. Each member re- ceives one-fourth credit a semester. Cnknown to most of the Ames High students, the school library boasts a collection of 6,851 books, a number to which more are constantly being added. Teachers often find new books they think would help their students in research work and in this way suggestions for new books are given to the librarian. All books found in the library are divided into ten divisions. Different classifications are pasted over the various shelves to guide the stu- dent when he is looking for a book. Not only books on social and natural sciences, fine arts, literature, fiction, biography, history and many encyclopedias and references, but also 58 different magazines can be obtained in the library. The magazines are of the technical and educational type as well as ones suited for escape reading. Two adjoining conference rooms are also in the library for use of the students. One room is used for showing vocational and college infor- mation. Forfy-onc(Council rjLeacls juniors Tor Row: I». Hall, IVtor . Arrasmith, P. Arnold Front How: Terr n -s. Mr . Dougnn. Mann. Cunningham The junior cliiss was guided through its activities this year by tin Junior Executive Council, ('lass officers and a representative from each homeroom compose the members of the council. Officers for the year were: Page Arnold, president; Deborah Munn, vice-president; Vir- ginia Cunningham, secretary; Jack Peters, treasurer. One of the two main projects of the junior class was the class play On Harrowed Tina, by Paul Osborn. The play was presented on Febru- ary twenty-sixth and twenty-eighth, and was enjoyed by all who saw it. The cast of char- acters for the production were as follows: Pud.................................Don Huse Julian Northrup . . . Pagf. Arnold Nellie . . . Vera Biorn-Hansen .Mr. Brink .Marcia Biles Demetria Piffle A Boy Workmen Dr. Evans Mr. Pilbeam Mr. Grimes Sheriff Dick Swank Phyllis Miller Margaret Walsh Don Singer Pai l Arrasmith. Jim Winfrey Willis Vocum Jerry Bennett Paul Arrasmith Jim Winfrey The proceeds from the play were used to finance the Junior-Senior Prom, an affair given annually for the senior class by the junior class. With the prom over, the class ended its acti- vities for another year. Sponsors included Mr. Lawrence Simmering. Mrs. Ida Mae Dougan over-all chairman for the prom, and Mrs. Myrna Green. Forty-two■. ft,, jf , uiii, ;. I: ■ .1 ■ -1 • i- - - - 3 ------- Top Row: Jim Prather, Fineham. Ahlquist, Dunlap. Campbell, Swank, Hahn. Toresduhl Middi.k Row: Christiansen. P. Arnold. Standley. White, Thorpe, Mather. Bennett. Runkel Front Row: Foust. McNeil, Munn. Horns, Schnieder. Daine Top Row : Bappe, Allen. A. Anderson, Orth. Ernst, B. Thomas. Edwards Middle Row: P. Clark. Tllden. Powell. Gore. Walsh. Wakefield Front row: Sills. B. Miller. Green. Craig, Likely. Sprague Forty-three umor.s 138, 210 Tor Row: D. Kelly, Yoder, Adams. Paulson. Barber. Robertson. I.idell. Duulton Middle Row: Glasson, Cox. Mathews, Goodspcod, Sonin, Meldrum. Hills. Pederson. Ernst Front Row: Warren. B. Briley. X. Johnson. Young. Cunningham, Alexander Forty-four Top Row : Fitzgerald, Rond, Don Christiansen. Allbert. Fllestad, Arrnsmlth. Swanson. Ellsworth Middle Row: Hauser. Hutchens. Raber. Myrhmd, Schulz. V. Hull. Cole. 1). Martin Front Row : Singer. M. A. King. Vetter. Schrciber, D. Martin. S. Moore. Smith. Van Alstine. Anne ClarkMMI h n uuu iAm4uuuuualiiia - 22 . 224 Top Row: C. Bell. Row»-. Holland. Webber. Byfus, Lynch. Branigan. Bergcson. I). Hall Middle Row: Long. Clausen. Summers, Thomas. Wefold, M. Anderson. Ersland. Brown Front Row: Huse. Rogers, P. Miller. N. Peterson. N. Butler, B. Judge. Dryer. Crosley. Barrie Top Row: Winfrey. Vance. F. Martin. FJare, La Orange. Cook. Newell. Yocun Middle Row: L. Harper. Oilman. Marvin, Musser. Smith, Hawk. Emery Front Row : Bowers, Rahamer. John. Daulton. Terrones. Comstock Forty-five3un iorS €n terta in Seniors at p rom The junior class of ‘48 has a lot of fruitful memories to look back upon. The year was filled with events that will long In- re me inhered. At- tention can be focused on several juniors who were outstanding in many and varied ways. Taking a share of the limelight was little-'N- mightv Ramon Runkel, with his football prow- ess. Ramon also teamed up with Page Arnold to hceome a very speedy combination on the track field, dim Robertson proved his ability in track by taking two ‘•firsts. the shot put and the discus, at the annual Drake Relays, dim also stood out in football, as did Hob Hall. Dick Hall and Perky Lidell, first team varsity bas- ketball stars, performed smoothly on the basket- ball courts, while in another sport, golf. Dick Webber took top honors. The girls, however, were not to Ik outdone. “And how about the little moron who cut off his arms so he could wear a sleeveless sweater. brought to mind Sheila Moore, and her never- ending supply of jokes. Susan Tilden and Salle Cole were elected as two of the ten finalists for Spilt it Sweetheart. A leading role in the Dra- matic Club play was played by Rev Summers, in the part of a wilful old woman. Nancy But- ler and Debby Munn were elected president and vice-president, respectively, of Girl Reserve. Juniors who served on stage crew for the class play will recall the laborious process of “gooking the tree used on the set. Another task was that of fastening real apples to the tree. However, this seemed simple compared to the bigger problem of fastening the leaves to the branches! The crowning point of the year for both juniors and seniors was “The Big Show. bet- ter known as the Junior-Senior Prom, which was held this year on June first. The theme for the dance was a circus, and the gym was appro- priately decorated. Sideshows and animals were to be seen everywhere to carry out the idea. The band was seated in a sawdust ring, and another ring was used for intermission enter- tainment. The whole junior class cooperated effectively to make the affair a success. Altogether, the juniors are looking forward to a happy and eventful year as almighty seniors. Wake up ami sing. II. I’. ★ Junior' liuilJ tree Forty-six lLl -1 Jli A tit • meJ JJeCtrJ Va, mlec ijk em Assemblies tor the year are planned l y the Assembly committee of student Council under the direction of Everett Kitland. The croup aims to provide a semi-monthly program which will be of interest to all students. Programs are 11 resen ted by high cIhh 1 groups .such as music or home talent assemblies, as well as by out-of- school speakers or groups. In the fall students heard an assembly on tire prevention, one by the Ames High delegates T- Hawkeye Hoys' State, and a home talent as- sembly presented on the night of Open House. Later assemblies included such subjects as micro-waves, sponsored by Bell Telephone Co., and a movie on the World Series. The vocal organizations presented the annual Christmas candlelight service, and later an instrumental program was presented by the Drake Cniver- sity Concert Band. Speakers included Frank I'lish, who spoke on accident prevention: ( K. .Jones, who presented a program on gyroscopes: Henry Thielman. speaking on Russian schools; and Carl Svenson. an Iowa State college student from Sweden, who told about his native country. The year was climaxed by the spring awards assembly where music, drama, athletic and scholastic awards were presented. ★ Student.- learn about micro-wave. Cart talk» about Boy»' State Forty-seven ’l ou can't beat a gyroscope, Rogerin 9nlramura Basketball tournaments again attracted major interest in boys’ intramurals Ibis year. To strengthen homeroom competition, trophies were given to the winners of the basketball tourneys in addition to the grand championship trophies given each year to the sophomore, junior and senior homeroom with the most points, hi the senior league. 237 took top place in basketball with 235 second. The second straight year 221 captured their league, this time the junior cir- cuit. with 234 following closely on their heels. The sophomore battle was won by 206 with 108 a close second. At the end of the regularly scheduled games, each homeroom voted for a first and second all- star team, with final tabulation done by Ray Smalling and Dick Shore, who acts as Ray’s secretary and statistician. These teams included seniors (first team) Wayne Finholt. Bill Dainc, John Angle. Rogene Arney and Jim Aikman; (second team) Bill Hukill, John Taft. Stan Hol- land. Bill I loll and Merle Eggert. The Juniors were (first team) Leonard Paulson, Page Arnold. Bill Byrus. Fred Martin and Wayne Brown: (second team) Ken Chi, Paul Arra- smith. Jack Peters, Bob Hall and Frank Blair. On the sophomores first team were Bob Walser, Chick Arnold. Otis Corbin. Harold Olson, Nor- man Dale: (second team) Bob Anderson. John Midgorden, Allan Abbott. Gary Carr and Nor- man Edwards. Besides basketball, twelve other sports were represented on the intramural program start- ing with pass and touch football in the fall and concluding with a track meet in the spring. An 18 hole medal play golf tournament was held in the fall and another in the spring, A model airplane contest was also held in spring. Tennis tournaments were also during these seasons. During the winter tournaments were held in such sports as tug-o-war. ping pong, badminton, bowling, wrestling and volleyball. Spring in- terest centered about softball and horseshoes as well as the track meet. The faculty challenged the senior volleyball champs to match and won handily from 235 15-4, 15-7 and 15-14. The faculty representatives Ray Smalling and Ken Wells also downed badminton champs Bud Winfrey and Bill Hukill in a challenge match. A great deal of credit for the success of this program should be given to Ray Smalling, intra- mural director. Helping Ray with many of his duties arc the class managers. They are Bill Hukill and Rogene Arney. seniors; Dick Mar- tin and John Barber, juniors; and Conrad Ber- how. sophomore. Also responsible for the fine all-around program is the intramural council, consisting of one member of each homeroom plus Ray Smalling. This council determines all intra- mural policies and decided all protests. Members of the Council include seniors Hubert Bowers, lit); George Peterson, 213; Tom Kelly. 232: Bud Winfrey, 235; Tunney Hagen. 237; and John Fitzsimmons, 238. Juniors are Page Arnold. 10!); Don Edwards. 113; Don Kelly, 138; Cleo Fitzgerald, 210: Dick Hall, 221; and Kred Martin, 234. Sophomores are Bob Walser. 108; Don Arney. Ill; Maurice Salisbury, 206; Jack Hutchinson. 208; Vernon Smith. 211; and Pat Kelly, 236. f'ortu-eiiiht Moe ♦ Jump ball ★ Ooof! ★ Ping-pong champ Daiue ★ Can you see the kinlie? Big Norm pull- for 213 110 versus 235 + Muscles! Forfy-iiinc(j. -J. Jl. Off Wide Runr sc aas t Top Row : Ott. A. Zenor. Alinquist, Marly . Comstock. Bennett. McNeil. Soma MIDDI.K Row: Cody. Altmeier, A. Clausen. K. Cord. Matsen. Raber. H. Knudson Front Row: Hoff. Rouze, M. Beckley, Miss Kobinson. Margaret Taylor. Munn. Tilden Top attention of the year was centered on the girls' intramural basketball tournament which was won by senior homeroom 237 in the A league and junior homeroom 113 in the B league. Homerooms 138 and 213. respectively, were the runners-up. Other tournaments were held in baseball, volleyball, badminton, tennis, ping pong and bowling. Starting last fall with a picnic held at Brook- side Park, G.A.A. opened a larger program this year than in any previous year. G.A.A. is open to any girl in high school who can fulfill the initiation requirement of 100 points acquired by participation in organized sports, skill tests, leadership, unorganized sports and by complet- ing the health charts. Four points are given for each hour of participation. After a girl has been initiated, she is eligible to earn the minor “A” and the major “A which are earned by 500 and 1.000 points respectively of activities. When a girl has earned 1,500 points, she receives a black and orange felt dog. In order that more girls could take a part in the organization this year, a representative was chosen from each homeroom to represent her room on the council. This enabled more girls to become members. A recognition board chose an outstanding girl of G.A.A. each month to be the “Girl of the Month.” These girls were chosen because of their interest in the club, their attitude, school activities and their per- sonalities. Officers for the year are Marilyn Beckley, president: Verna Belle Rouze, vice-president; Susan Tilden, secretary; Margaret Taylor, intramural chairman; Pebby Munn. point re- corder ; and Janet Hoff, social chairman. Spon- sor for the group is Miss Opal Robinson. Fit tvD. eam IZacU O, ournamen t Toi- Row : Wymore. Grant. Dickinson, Koch. R. Krnst Third Row: Town. Thorpe, Daulton. Murray. J. Adam . Wells Skcond Row: Grange. K. KinK. Webber. J. Robertson. Kelley Front Row: Didell. Stewart, Buck. D. Hall. D. Moore Confronted with the fact that he had no returning basketball lettermen. Coach Ken Wells spent much of the cage season teaching funda- mentals to his raw recruits. The 1947-48 edition of the Little Cyclones won five games out of sixteen regularly scheduled contests and gained a berth in the state basketball finals at Iowa City. The team finished in a tie for last place in the Central Iowa conference with Newton. The Little Cyclones managed to eke out two one- point triumphs over the Cards to give them a league record of two victories and eight losses. Other wins came at the expensi of Nevada twice and Webster City. Ames also played non-loop foes Port Dodge, Mason City, and Sioux City (Central) to round out the schedule. The squad showed many spurts of fine basket- ball during the season, but due to the difficulty of finding a winning combination, defeat was tasted often. Sophomore Hob Buck led the scoring race by totaling an even 100 points in Ifi regular games. Behind him were Dick Hall, 74 ; Dave Koch, (»1 ; Darrell Moore, 59; Bob Stewart. 39; George Lidcll, 3(i; Jack Grant, 23; and Dick l llestad, 20. The rest of the tally making was done by Fifty-one★ Dick rebound at Fort Dodge other team members Webber, Robertson. Murray, Thorpe. Calhoon, Daulton, Kelley. King. Dickin- son and ('ox. Before the start of tournaments teammates selected Darrell (Lefty) Moore, senior forward, as honorary captain for ihe season. With such a mediocre record, the Little Cyclones were expected by the fans to go down in their first tournament game, but with a spirit that is worth twenty points every game the locals won their district and sub-state tourneys, qualifying for the finals in Iowa City. Coach Wells deserves much credit for developing such a great bunch after many discouraging losses. Skason’s Record Ames 33—Nevada 21 Ames 28- Boone 32 Ames 22 Fort Dodge 23 Ames 36 Oskaloosa .'»1 Ames 1 (Irinnell 37 Ames 31—Mason City 38 Ames 37—Nevada 24 Ames 24 Webster City 17 Ames 28- NVwton 27 Ames 52- Oskaloosa 61 ★ lto! walk on air ★ Everybody’ waiting Fifty-two★ Amos %23—(Jrinnell ” 0 Ames 27 Newton 20 Aims 22- .Mnrslmlltown 38 Ames 33— Sioux City (Central) 37 District Ames 3G—Roosevelt 33 Srn-sT. TK Ames 30— Dowling 31 Ames 31 Newton 30 State Ames 22—Ankeny 4!» ★ Yea team! ★ Scramble ★ Up we go Koch let? fly ★ It'- right in front of you. Stu ★ Ballet Fifty-three Impromptu pep meeting I’iN-up ;it Iowa City ★ Jack .'hoots against Ankeny ★ Jack ami Ray Fontana lope down the floor ★ Coaeh Well Fifty-four ★ Semi-off ★ Team smiles after Dowling gamePoplis Jie jor rJLoop C hanipionship Toi Row: Platt, EdKar Griffith. D. Kiittf Middle Row: K»-nt. Fitch, Bear. B. Peterson. Kelley, Covey Front Row : Bray ton. D. Bappe, Cox. Sowers. D. Arney Winning a total of 13 out of 16 games this season. Coach Hi Covey’s Little Cyclone sopho- more eagers roared to a tie for the Central Iowa sophomore conference top. racked up 586 points to their opponents’ 447. and demon- strated a spark and fire that give Ames fans great hopes for the future. The soph club was defeated but three times, once by Marshalltown, once by the Nevada reserves (which they later avenged by a nine-point win), and in the county tournament by the Nevada varsity. Center Dick Cox held the season's scoring leadership with a 164-point total, followed by Dave Bappe with 117; John Brayton. 79; Don Arney, 72: and Mark Sowers, 71. Ames 37—Boone 29 Ames 40—Fort Dodge 24 Ames 33—Grinnell 23 Ames 38—Oskaloosa 21 Ames 44—Mason City 17 Ames 37—Nevada 28 Ames 41—Newton 33 Ames 40—Marshalltown 33 Ames 28—Boone 19 Ames 3-1—Oskaloosa 29 Ames 43—Grinned 41 Ames 47—Newton 26 Ames 29—Marshalltown 32 ( 'ounty Tournament Season’s Record Ames 24—Nevada 27 Ames 41—Story City varsity 47 Ames 30—Nevada varsity 40 Fifty-fiveAmes High’s vocal music department has set a record of community service during 11M7-4K. In addition to the traditional Christmas candle- light service and the Tri-City .Music Festival, church and assembly programs were given by the A ('appella choir and other music groups. Mixed chorus, training ground for Girls' Glee club and A (appella choir, directs most of its energies toward preparing its members for the Christmas program and the Festival conceit. Chorus officers are Elizabeth L. Martin, pres- ident ; Bob Rihggenberg, vice-president and secretary-treasurer; and Ruth Anderson, libra- rian. Oldest of the vocal music organizations, (liris' Glee club was featured in the annual Christmas service. Florence Likely, president; Donna Myrland, vice-president; Jacqueline Sweeney, sec ret ary-treasurer; and Virginia Cunningham, librarian, are Glee club's officers of this year. A ('appella choir sang in assembly and at sev- eral local churches and civic groups, as well as taking part in the Christmas and music festival with Fort Dodge high school and junior college. The choir appeared for the final time at com- mencement in June. Alumni from as far back as 1927 were present at the annual Choir reunion held on December 22. Heading the Choir are Forrest Barnes, president: Jo Ann Sorenson, vice-president: Ella Mae Robertson, secretary- treasurer; Wayne Spangler, librarian; and Wayne Brown and Marilyn Soma, robe-keepers. Several small vocal groups took part in this year's vocal programs. The different groups sang for many organizations in Ames and neighboring towns. A paper drive was held in the fall. Funds from the drive, which netted $21(1, went to buy new music and to replace wornout copies of old favorites. j u I 2 A 1 n o% 9 I' I 4 4 , S m Toe How: K. Hobertson. Armstrong, Gieso. Irvine. Allen. Brown. Calhoon. Barnes. Standley Third How: A. Knutson. B. Boss. Midgorden. Fitzgerald. D. l-arson. Spangler. Tripp. Sorenson. Kouze. Olivers Second How: Gilpntrlck. Meldrum, Conroy. Olson. Sclianche. J. Adams. Vance. Kauffman, Summers. Soma Front How: Burton. Wcfald. Iverson. Bloomberg. Hunkcl, L’llestad. J. Winfrey. Cox. Gulliver. Neff. Hoff  • huh e need, fieri cnee Tor Row; Ott. Mention. Rynkiewltz. Walsh. Schneider, Biorn-Hansen. Olivers. Arrasmith. GomUpvcd, McNeil. Kelly. Johnson Third Row: Martin. Norton. Bloomberg, L. Smith. Lantz, Fount. Tlldon, Kim;. Stuber. Thielman, Schrciber, Waketleld. Knuths Second Row: Warren. Myrland. Griffith. Sweeney, Read. S. Cole. I ikcly. Jones, R. Smith. Peterson, Butler. Hey wood Front Row: Roe I of sen. Day. Pierson. Hoffman, M. McKeen. Schulz, Miss Bower, Morrissey. Cunningham, Briley, Clark. Crosley. John Top Row: Singer. Friedrich. Hauser. Harper. Clauson, Barber. Champlln. Kelley, Earl. Tripp. Wyatt. Newell, Orth Third Row: Thomas. Brunnberg. Clark. Kim;. KJerland, Throckmorton. Peterson. Arrasmith. Ringgcnberg. Brue, Sprague. Hawk. Anderson Second Row: Briley, Getz. Fletcher. Shipp. Brayton. Nielson. Martin. Ahart. Thorpe, Core. Daulton. Prehm. Cleary Front Row: Roberson. Malmberg, Matsen, Knudson, Davis, Crcen, Dai no. Judge, Martin. Hauber. Parsons. Kirwin, Dryer. Netcott Fifty-seveninstrumental! l Ylusic Cjrou ps j- reSent . . . . Back Row: B. Ross. Friedrich, Holdredge. Janies. Lechner. Talcott. Mr: Day. Schory. Myhre. Day. Robinson. Varland, Culbertson. Christensen. Schultz. Tripp. Brown. Jehlik. La Grange. Midgorden. Cox. Vance Third Row: Foust, J. Adams. Seversike. Barnard. Caessler. Paulson. Peters. K. King. Hauber, Bork. Bourne. Kjcrland. Wyatt. B. Adams. Platt. Ferguson. Wallace. Millikin. B. Anderson. Jones Second Row: Houk, Koelofson. Pearson. Calhoon. Thorburn, Baker. Jehlik. Griffin. Hayenga. Cunningham. Hahn, Hayenga Front Row: Hoff. 1 . Larsen. Schwarte. McPherson. Garfield. McKean. Holcomb. Burton. S. Day The instrumental music department sponsored a spring concert series this year to raise money for the various instrumental music organizations. The concert hand presented its part of the series at a concert on April it. truest conductor for the program was Leo Kucinski, director of the world famous Monahan Post hand in Sioux City. Iowa. Favorites of the audience were Tin Victory Garden Suilt and Sabre Dance. Janet Hoff, senior, soloed on Concertino for Clarinet by Weher and the double trombone trio composed of Frank Vance, Dick ’ x. Bill LaGrange, John Midgorden, David Jehlik and Wayne Brown played Cavaliers by Johnson. Concert hand is the largest of the instrumental music groups, having ( f members. Officers of band were Bill Gacsxler, president; Janet Hoff, vice-president; Pat Larsen, secretary; and Sylvia Day, librarian. Many intricate designs were worked out by the 60 piece marching band, in cooperation with the Pep club, and the two groups performed at the half-times of all football games. One of the most outstanding of these performances was the portrayal of the history of Ames High with a musical background. In addition, the band made trips to Fort Dodge and Boone for pro- grams. The baton twirlers who added variety to the hand were Ruth Anderson. Joneta Wheelock. Ruby Alexander. Delores Swearingen, Gene Lackore, and Beverly Peterson. Beverly won first honors at the state twirlers” contest. Ames High is noted for its pep, vigor and vitality and the ever-present pep band lent its hit. The pep hand received many compliments for its performances at the various basketball tourneys. Student directors of pep hand were Bill Gaessler and Cordell Baker. Fi ty-eiyhtBack Row: Ivintz. Mr. Day. Miss J. Miller. Schory. Long. Schultz. K. A. Martin. Dahl Third Row: Peterson. El well, Annie. Severson. Dilts. Oaessler. Paulson. Peters. Thorburn. Jehlik, Mayenga. Brown. Jehlik Second Row : Yates. Stock. Holcomb. McKean. Burton. S. Day. Hoff. I .arson. B. Ross. Wallace. Hayenga, Thiel man Front Row: Schulz. Ahlquist, Butler. Peterson. Bjorn-Hansen On May 4 the Ames High concert orchestra travelled by bus to Fort Dodge to participate in the annual Tri-City Music Festival. Fort Dodge H igh school and junior college were the other schools playing in the concert presented in the evening and guest directed by .Joseph Wagner, director of the Duluth. Minnesota Civic Sym- phony. The orchestra s part of the spring concert series consisted of a performance on April 2:}. This orchestra was composed of the Ames High concert orchestra in addition to members of the Welch Junior High orchestra. Soloists were Ruth Dahl, sophomore pianist, and a string quartette from Welch school. Miss Jean Miller, string instructor, directed a special grade school orchestra made up of young musicians in the third to the sixth grade. Under the direction of Richard Day, the theatre orchestra is respons- ible for the musical preludes heard at the drama club, senior and junior plays and commencement and baccalaureate exercises. Officers of concert orchestra were Jim Wallace, president; Edward Ahlquist, vice president; Patricia Burton, secre- tary-treasurer; and Betsy Ross, librarian. The coveted position of concert master was awarded to Jackie Schulz. A string ensemble consisting of Jackie Schulz, Edward Ahlquist, Mitchell Cunningham and Nancy Peterson, under the direction of Miss Jean Miller, played at various civic organizations during the year. Judy Bant , accompanied tin- group. Other band and orchestra projects of 11147 and 1114S were the April paper pickup and the annual band-orchestra banquet preceding the concert band’s concert. Director for both band and orchestra is Richard Day. Fifty-nineCL SSeS prepare Students jor iduture In spile of the interest developed in athletics, music and extra curricular activities, the greater part of Arnes High students’ time is spent in the classroom, learning to he wise citizens of tomorrow. Initiated this year was a new type of home economies course called Boys' and (liris' Home Be and designed to instruct future husbands and wives the proper way to run a home. Chemistry students buckled down to under- standing the atomic theory as well as balancing bewildering chemical formulas this year. Quali- tative analysis occupied the last six weeks period, and for most of that time the odor of hydrogen sulfide became familiar to other students as it wafted through Arnes High's hallowed halls. The various mathematics courses called for much racking of brains and gnashing of teeth. Sophomores were introduced to a maze of circles and triangles in plane geometry, while juniors and seniors sweated out more complicated prob- lems in second year algebra, solid geometry and trigonometry. Social science classes instructed juniors about American history and senior's about American government. Sociology and economics completed this phase of work. Another vital part of the Ames High cur- riculum was the vocational guidance program. Early in March the annual career day was held. Besides an opening session, over fifty speakers ★ What i it. an? representing varied occupations spoke to small groups about job opportunities. Senior voca- tional conferences were also held during the year. Senior girls met with Miss Charlotte Nel- son and boys with Everett Kitland. The results of various aptitude and achievement tests taken in high school were shown to the seniors and possibilities of occupations were discussed. With a view toward tomorrow. Ames High students, guided by helpful teachers and ad- visers. completed a successful year of learning. ★ Gesy minds his manners Touche! Sixty Top Row : Ernst, Town. ymore Fipth Row: Pearson. Brue. Johns. Griffith. Charnplin. Wyatt, Olson. Tripp. Pitch. Salisbury. Mezvinsky. Peterson. C. Arnold. Kirby. Dale Foi'RTii Row: Nielson. Johns. Edwards. Boar. l-oc. Kin A hart. Brayton. Barnard. Cox. Berhow .Arney. Bappe, Griffin. KJerland Third Row: Brown. Shaffer. Wilkin. Mather. Byrus. Fitzsimmons. Daulton. Thorpe. FJare. Martin. Harper. Newell, Uhl. Cook. Amundson Second Row : Mr. Covey. Prather. Blair. Adams. L a Granite. I.ynch. Prather. Beeman. McCarty. I.vnch. Swanson. Johnson. Hall. Ross. Ullestad. Mr. Wells Front Row: Murray. Skinner. Fincham, Robertson. Dickii Arnold. Zenor, Rozeboom. Runkel. Stewart Little Cyclone track and field men began workouts on the college indoor oval at mid- winter to prepare for a full spring season of meets highlighted by the second annual Little Cyclone Invitational held on April 30. Coach Hi Covey is relying on l(i lettermen to carry the load in competition this year. Week- ison. Barnes, Cal boon. Anglo, King. Clemons. Bowers. !y time trials determined the meet participants. The State A.A.I’. Indoor, Valley Relays, Drake Relays, District Meet. Central Iowa Con- ference Meet, and the State Outdoor Meet round out the track schedule. An extensive program is also being carried out for the reserve eindermen. Photo-finish ★ Record-breaker in action ★ Weight 111:111 at work Sixty-nncCotf and D, enniA S, 'princj Tor Row: Ohlsan, Brannigan. Grant. Wright, Mr. Smalllng Front Row: J. Johnson. Taft. Iloll. Aikman. Webber. Beam Tor Row: R. Winfrey, A. Christensen. Peterson. Clark. Hukill Front Row: Mr. ilartt, Sclarow. Clausen. Karl. Robin- son When tin basketball season is over and sprint comes around the corner what does the young man's fancy turn to? Certainly not love so it must be golf. Late in March the golf enthusiasts begin wandering out to Homewood and if one listens he can hear a booming “Fore!” Playing host at the Little Cyclone Invitational, the golf team captured second in a field of the best teams from central Iowa. The squad coach- ed by Kay Smalling. went through a better than average year taking matches from Marshalltown and Boone. Roosevelt whacked off a few strokes less than Ames to put the local boys in second place at the Lincoln High Invitational. Homewood golf course was the stamping ground for Smalling’s golf men. Like the ten- nis squad the interteam competition was strong for a place on the traveling squad. Practice sessions were spent in determining team posi- tions on the basis of performance. Five seniors, one junior and a sophomore carried the main responsibilities for the squad in competition. They were Bill Hull. Jerry Johnson. Jim Aikman, John Taft. Jack Grant, Dick Webber and Don Platt. Reserve compe- tition kept the varsity squad on their toes throughout the season. The reserve squad was made up of Don Kelly, George Branigan, Don Beam. Bob Anderson, Bill Ohlsan and Wallace Wright. Having only one letterman returning, Ames High’s tennis squad went through a year of preparation and building. Coach Don Hartt had fifteen men vicing for the five positions on the squad. Losing five of the scheduled six dual meets the racketeers defeated only the West High of Waterloo squad. Roosevelt of Dos Moines humuliated the Little Cyclones 5-1 and 8-1 while East of Dos Moines followed the same pattern and defeated Ames 5-1 twice. Fort Dodge defeated the Little Cyclones in the single dual match with them 5-1. The district and state meets completed the schedule. Intersquad matches were played each week to determine team standings and as a result the number four and five positions changed as often as the weather. Bill Hukill went through the regular season undefeated and was the only Ames squad mem- ber to take a match from Fort Dodge, Roosevelt and East. The tennis traveling squad was made up of Hukill. Tom Earl, Bud Winfrey, Marshall Sclarow, John Fitzsimmons. Mark Sowers and Dick Hall. These reserves backed up traveling squad: Diek Swank. George Peterson. Bernie Clark, Bob Allbert. Andy Christensen, Norman Robinson, Boyd Clausen and Bob Walser. New nets, and a resurfacing job on the west court plus new lining on all the courts gave them that well groomed look for this year. 8urtj -ticotz ecoamzeS Wi innerS Winners of the coveted orange and black athletic “A for athletic prowess are entitled to membership in the Ames High Varsity club. One of the most important Varsity «-lui proj- ects this year was assisting the faculty with ushering at all home athletic contests. On the lighter vide is the initiation of new members. There are two initiation periods, the first following the football season and the second after the completion of the sports schedule in the spring. First-year lotterwinners in football were re- quired to play a basketball game with tin senior members of Pep club between halves of a home basketball game, in spite of being handicapped by heavy sheepskins, boxing gloves, long under- wear and shackled legs, the Varsity club initiates came out on top. Besides this rigorous activity, all new members were required to gain the signature of each old member by repeating the preamble to the Varsity club constitution. In the spring. Varsity club members cele- brated with their annual picnic at Homewood golf course. Lotterwinners in basketball, track, golf and tennis were initiated then. Officers of this years organization were Jack Grant, president; ('lair Calhoon, vice-president; Dave Murray, secretary; Forrest Barnes, treas- urer; and John Garfield, historian. Kenny Wells acted as sponsor for the group. Tor How: Fincham. Byrug, La Grange, Grant. Bowers, Angle. Rozeboom, Murray, Robortaon Middle Row: Mr. Well». B. Hall. D. Hall. Campbell. Buck. Cox. McCarty. Barnes, Champlain, Mr. Covey Front Row: Hukill. Kunkel. Daulton. Garfield, Stewart, Calhoon. King, Thorpe. Arnold. Skinner, LldOll Sixty-threePr C (ul Supports the ZJc earn Tor How: Gieso. J. Miller, Rouzc, Pierre. Sorenson. Good speed. Schneiiler. Tllden. Munn. Holmes Fourth How: McFarland. Clark. Butler. Cole. Daine, Griffith. Knuths. Hey wood. Pederson. 1 . Miller Third How: Bappe, Gray. Martin, Briley. Abbott. Hoff. Barnard. Day. Roelofsen. John Skcond How : l.echner. Taylor. Iverson. Miss Hex. Miss Robinson, Moore. Maitland. Cooper Front Row: Green. J. Winfrey. Swank. R. Winfrey. Ross ★ Cheer $ |iia l anti Lillie Green Jug Green. H. Winfrey. J. Winfrey. Ernst. Swank, Ross As the 1048 athletic season closed, thirty-six girls turned in orange ami black jackets to be put away until next year. The girls were mem- bers of Pep club, an organization whose purpose is to generate pep and spirit at all school sports events. These girls are elected by their own class, and choices are made on the basis of pep. school spirit, dependability and scholarship. This year's officers were: president. Norma Moore; vice-president, Rosemary Iverson; secre- tary. Dorothy Maitland; treasurer, Mary Taylor. Faculty sponsor is Miss Wanda Rex. Cheer squad led the student cheering section and introduced several new yells and a new pep song during the year. Faculty sponsor is .Miss Opal Robinson. Sixty-fourTor Row : Barnes. Edgar Griffith. J. Johnson. Angle, I?. Clark. Peters. N. Zenor. Morgan. Kincham Third Row: D. I-arson. Mezvinsky. M. Sowers. Ruck. Swank. D. Hall. Yo ler. Walser. J. Sowers Second Row: P. Arrasmith. D. Arney. Ahart. Emery. Vance. P. Arnold. A. Abbott, C. Arnold. B. Anderson. Olson Front Row: V. Brown. Barnard. Johndreau. Grant. Miss Miller. Murray. D. Moore, R. Arney. Christensen Late in May the Fire Squad members, with their dates, held the annual Fireman’s picnic which was financed by the money they took in from personal tines. Softball and plenty of food were the featured attractions. Keeping the halls clear of obstructions such as paper, “mislaid books, or stray students kept Fire Chief Jack Grant and his secret ser- vice busy throughout the year. Other duties include supervising fire drills and guarding the doors to our hallowed halls before regular horn's. Fire Squad members are on duty before school in the morning, at noon, and after school to keep the halls in an orderly condition. The squad issues those red warnings to violators of the rules of order, and for their thankless job members receive activity tickets to all school events. Seniors are exempt from regular duties, but fill in as alternates during the absence of underclassmen. Members of the squad are chosen on recom- mendation of the faculty and approval of the members of the squad. Their dependability, willingness to cooperate with the faculty and students and general character arc taken into consideration when nominations for membership are made. Fire Squad meets each Thursday noon to discuss the general operation of its duties. This year’s organization was led by Jack Grant, fire chief; Dave Murray, assistant fire chief; and Darrell Moore, secretary-treasurer. Miss Ruth Miller served as sponsor. Sixty-five( verudau Routine 9: September 8—Local Welch and Central kid- dies beeome a part t' Ames High as school opens. September 12 Mason City traveled t » Ames to win their first football panic. Mason City traveled back disappointed. October 7—Ames High lassies entertained their dads at the annual Girl Reserve Dad- Daughter party. October 8—The “New 1048 Spirit” was pre- viewed to the student body at an assembly and Hill Hukill with his staff started selling con- tracts. October 9—Junior boys were entertained at Lynn Fuhrer for their fireside. October 25—President Lee McFarland pre- sided over the district G.R. meeting in Marshall- town. October 30—Coach Wells and his boys were inspired at the foot ball fireside. Bob Stewart was elected captain. October 31 Ames-Boone classic. The Little Cyclones kept the Green .Jug in spite of the mud. November 6—The sophomores get their first fireside. November 13- Mom and Dad came to school for Open House. November 14 Dramatic Club presented Th Torch h art rs. November 27 We get our first vacation— Thanksgiving. December 19—Vocal music groups presented the Christmas candle-light sendee. December 20—Christmas vacation begins. •January 4—Ames High takes up where it left off last month. January 22—Spirit Ranch 'iS took over the study hall for the annual mid-year dance. Jan Miller was crowned Spirit Sweetheart. February 3—Reverend De Loss Marken began G.R. and Hi-Y Friendship Week. February 26—The juniors began raising mon- ey for the prom by presenting the class play On Borrowed Time. March 4 The Little Cyclones advanced to the sub-state by beating Roosevelt in an over- time. March 13—Newton suffered its third one- point defeat by Ames in the same year and we advanced to the state finals. March 17 Ames was beaten in the first round by Ankeny. March 26—School adjourns for Faster. April 3—Coach Covey’s track squad won fourth plac • in the state indoor track meet in Iowa City. April 29—The senior boys had their last fireside. April 30—Fort Dodge was Ames' closest rival in the second annual Little Cyclone track and field meet. ★ Hi-Y anil G.R. prendent». Dick. Lefty. Liz and Jan ★ Ruddin photographers Sixty-nix Decorating the tree ★ Wayne grins as school is over ★ Ames' High% own Allen's Alley May 7- Smilin' Through was presented as the senior class play. May 14—Ames travelled to Newton to defend its conference title. May 22 The state track and tennis meets were held in Antes. May 28—All the wheels get recognition at the awards assembly. May 30—Graduation is only a week oft . Rever- end Knutson delivered the baccalaureate sermon. .Junk 1—Juniors entertained the seniors under the Big Top at the not soon forgotten Prom. .June 2 Seniors enjoyed the «la yat the Coun- try Club for their picnic. June 4 School ends and the seniors hear Dr. Will Orr at Commencement as they walk down the aisle to receive their diplomas. ★ Swing your partner ★ “Students of mcs Senior High' Sixty-sevenSenior Tor How : Fitzsimmons. Howboom. Dickinson. D. Moore. Calhoon Mmol.k Row : EtfKcrt, Iverson. Pierre. Ethinuton. Armstrong. Gaessler DtoNT Row: McKean. Seaman. Mr. Raster. Carter. Hinrichsen Duties of Senior Senate are numerous. Or- ganizing the ticket selling for the senior class play, planning and making arrangements for the senior picnic, and selecting committees for graduation ceremonies are some of their respons- ibilities. Senior Senate members, along with their various committees and Mr. Ronald Easter, their sponsor, made Senior Week possible. Senior class officers head this organization. Chosen senior class president was Helmut Seaman. Other officers include George Carter, vice-pres- ident; Helen McKean, secretary; and Louise Hinrichsen, treasurer. Senior Senate members are homeroom pres- idents Clair Calhoon, .John Dickinson. Merle Eggcrt, Marilyn Ethington. Hill Gaessler and Rosie Iverson and representatives Mary Lou Armstrong. John Fitzsimmons. Dave Larson. Darrell Moore. Mary Pierre and Hob Rozeboom. Assisting Mr. Easter are Miss Florence Adolph. Miss Laros and Mr. Kenneth Page. Presentation of the senior class play. Smilin' Through, scored a major success, which is far from surprising—because the characters were portrayed by an all-senior cast including the following: Kathleen Dungannon John Carteret Ellen Dr. Owen Harding Moonyeen Flare Kenneth Wayne Jeremiah Wayne Willie A inlee Mary Clare Mary Bob Am me Louise Hinrichsen Merle Eggert Mary Jo Giese George Clark Dave Koch Adel Throckmorton Helen Ann Knutson e . seniors ABBOTT. BEVERLY: Girl Reserve 1,2.3. representative 1. cabinet 3: G.A.A. 3: Pep club 3. ALTKMEIER. MARY LOU: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 1: G.A.A. 1.2.3. representative 3: Lib- rary club 2.3. president 3. AMUNDSON. WAYNE: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Track 1.2.3. ANGLE. JOHN: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Home- room president 1,2; Student coun- cil 1.2: Firesquad 1.2.3: Football 1.2.3: Basketball 1.2; Track 1.2.3: Varsity club 2.3. ARNEY. ROGENE: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Track 1.3: Intramural council 2.3. ARRASMITH. SHARON LOU: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 3: Homeroom secretary 3. BAPPE. JOANNE: Girl Reserve 1. 2,3. cabinet 1.3, secretary 3: Gen- eral Treasurer 3: Spirit staff 2: Pep club 3: Junior Red Cross coun- cil 3. chairman 3. AIRMAN. JIM: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Home- room president 2. activity director 3: Student council 2: Football 1. 2.3: Golf 1.2.3; Varsity club 2.3. AMMK. BOB: Hi-Y 1,2.3; Home- room vice-president 2: Dramatics 1: Senior class play. ANDERSON. CARL: HI-Y 1.2.3: Homeroom vice-president 3: Mixed chorus 2. ARMSTRONG. MARY LOU: Girl Reserve 1,2,3. representative 2. cab- inet 3: Mixed chorus 1: Choir 2.3: Senior senate 3: G.A.A. 1.2. ARNOLD. ELIZABETH: Girl Re- serve 3: Library club 3: Moved from McKinley Tech. Washington, D.C. 3. BAKER. CORDELL: Hi-Y 3: Band 3. student director 3: Film Oper- ator's club 3: Moved from LeGrand. Iowa. BARNARD. ANNE: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. cabinet 2.3. president 3: Home- room secretary 1. activity director 2; Mixed chorus 1.2. librarian 1. president 2; Junior Executive coun- cil 2. secretary 2; Spirit staff 3: G.A.A. 1.2.3; Debate 2; Pep club 1.2.3. Sixty-ninee . seniors BAItNES. FORREST A.: Hi-Y 1. 2.3; Homeroom secretary 2; Choir 1.2,3, president 3: Junior Execu- tive council 2. vice-president 2; SrntiT staff 2; Firesquad 1,2.3; Football 1.2.3; Basketball 1: Track 1.2.3; Varsity club 2,3; vice-pres- ident 3. BECK I.EY, MARILYN: Girl Re- serve 1,2,3; Mixed chorus 1.2; G.A.A. 1.2.3. intramural chairman 2. president 2; Library club 1.2.3. BEHLING. DORIS HELEN: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 3; Li- brary club 2.3. BENNETT. LIBBY: Girl Reserve 1.2.3, representative 2: G.A.A. 2.3. representative 3. BLOOMBERG. MARY: Girl Re- serve 1.2.3; Glee club 1.2.3; Mixed chorus 1; Choir 2.3; Junior Red Cross 3; Senior class play 3. BRADSHAW. BERNIS EDWARD: Hi-Y 2.3: Football 2; Moved from North Grant 2. BURTON, PATRICIA: Girl Reserve 1.2.3; Orchestra 1.2.3. secretary- treasurer 3: Band 1.2.3; Choir 1.2.3; Junior Red Cross council 3; Dra- matics 1. BEAM. DON: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Home- room secretary 2: Spikit staff 2.3: Dramatics 1; Golf 1.2.3. BEEMAN. JOE: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Home- room activity director 3; Track 2.3. BELL. MELVIN: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Mixed chorus 1.2. BLISS. LOIS JEAN: Girl Reserve 1,2.3; Junior Red Cross 3: Library club 1.2. BOWERS. HUBERT L.: Hi-Y 1. 2.3; Track 1.2.3; Varsity club 1.2.3. BURNHAM. WILLIAM: Hi-Y 1. 2.3; Homeroom activity director 2; Dramatics 1, Junior class play: Track 1. CAI.HOON, EDWARD CLAIR: Hi-Y 2.3; Homeroom president 3; Stu- dent council 3. vice-president 3; Senior senate; Band 3; Mixed chorus 2; Choir 3; Football 3; Basketball 3; Track 2.3: Varsity club 2.3. treasurer 3: Moved from Iowa Falls. Iowa. 2. Seventyiikuuu e . Seniors CARTER. GEORGE L.: Hi-Y 1. 2.3. representative 2.3; Vice-pres- ident of Senior class: Spirit staff 2.3; Junior class play: Youth (Ten- ter Executive council 2.3: Football 1.2: Track 1.2. CHRISTENSEN. ANDY: Hi-Y 1, 2.3. representative 3: Homeroom secretary 1,2. president 2: Firesquad 1.2.3: Football 1.2.3: Track 1.2; Athletic treasurer 1.2.3. CLARK. DAN: Hi-Y 1.2.3. CLEMENS. HOWARD: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Homeroom activity director 2: Jun- ior Red Cross 3: Track 1.2.3. CONROY. JOANNA K.: Girl Re- serve 1.2.3, cabinet 3: Mixed chorus 1.2: Choir 3. CHI VERS. ESTHER: Girl Reserve 1,2,3. representative 2; Homeroom activity director 3; Glee club 1.2.3; Choir 2.3: Junior Red Cross coun- cil 2.3: Dramatics 1. CLARK. BERNARD ALLEN: Hi-Y 1.2,3: Homeroom secretary 1. vice- president 2; Firesquad 1,2.3: Foot- ball 1.2.3: Basketball 1.2; Track 1.2: Tennis 3. CLARK. GEORGE: Hi-Y 1.2.3. cabinet 1.2.3: Homeroom president 1: Student council 1: Spirit staff 3: Junior Rod Cross council 2; Dramatics 1.2.3; Senior class play. COL?:. LOIS: Girl Reserve 3: Mov- ed from North High. Des Moines. 3. COOPER. ANN: Girl Reserve 1.2. 3. cabinet 3: Homeroom secretary 1: G.A.A. 1.2: Pep club 2.3: Library club 2.3. president 3: Dramatics 1: Youth Center Executive council 3. CRAWFORD. JOAN: Girl Reserv 1.2,3: Mixed chorus 1.2: G.A.A. 1. 2.3: Junior Red Cross representa- tive 1. DAVIS. RICHARD: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Track 2. DA INF. BILL: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Home- room vice-president 1. activity di- rector 2: Football 1: Track 1.2.3: Intramural council 1.2. DAY. SYLVIA A.: Girl Reserve 1.2.3: cabinet 2.3: Homeroom pres- ident 1: Student council 1: Orches- tra 1.2.3. vice-president 2: Band 1.2.3: librarian 3; Glee chib 1.2.3: Choir 3: Spirit staff 3; G.A.A. 1.2.3. cabinet 2: Pep club 1,2.3: Cubs’ Club 1.2.3. Scc«mfi -ontrSeniors DEBRUYN, BOB: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Foot- ball 2. DIEHL. DOUGLAS V.: Hi-Y 1.2.3. ETHINGTON. MARILYN: Girl Re- serve 1.2.3. representative 2. treas- urer 3: Homeroom president 3; Student council 3: Senior senate; Spikit Staff 3: G.A.A. 1.2.3, recorder 2; Junior Red Cross council 2; Library club 2.3; Dramatics 1. FITZSIMMONS, JOHN: Hi-Y 1.2. 3: Homeroom activity director 1. secretary 1,2. vice-president 2; Sen- ior Senate; Cubs’ club 1.2; Fire- squad 1; Football 2; Track 1.2.3; Intramural council 3. GAESSLER. BILL: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Homeroom vice-president 1. pres- ident 3: Student council 3; Senior senate; Orchestra 1.2.3; Band 1.2.3. secretary-treasurer 2. president 3; Swing band 3; Spirit staff 3. GIESE. MARY JO: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. cabinet 3; Homeroom vice- president 2; Glee club 1.2; Choir 2.3: G.A.A. 1.2.3: Pep club 2.3; Junior Red Cross Executive council 1.2.3. president 2; Youth Center Executive council 2.3; Senior Class play. GRANT. JOHN A.: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Homeroom activity director 2; Jun- ior class president: Firesquad 1.2. 3. chief 3; Football 1.2.3; Basket- ball 1.2.3; Track 1.2; Golf 3; Var- sity club. 2.3. president 3. DICKINSON. JOHN: Hi-Y 1.2.3. cabinet 2.3: Homeroom activity di- rector 1. secretary 1. president 3; Student council 3: Senior senate; Football 1; Basketball 1.2.3: Track 1.2.3; Varsity club 2,3. EGGERT. MERLE K.: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Homeroom president 3; Student council 3. secretary 3: Senior Sen- ate; Debate 2; Football 1.2.3; Bas- ketball 1; Track 1.2: Senior class play. FINHOLT, WAYNE: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Football 2.3: Basketball 2; Track 2; Moved from Stillwater. Okla- homa 2. FREEL. BETTY JEAN: Girl Re- serve 1.2.3. GARFIELD. JOHN: Hi-Y 1,2.3; Spirit staff 3; Junior class play: Football 1.2.3; Track 1.2; Varsity club 2.3, historian 3. GORD. EVA MAE: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 2; G.A.A. 1.2.3. GULLIVER. ELIZABETH LOUISE: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 1. cabinet 3; Glee club 2; Mixed chorus 1.2; Choir 3: Junior Exe- cutive council: Junior class treas- urer: Dramatics 1.2; Junior class play. 8eventi -tu oimnnnnnwtmfsrmntftiiMiWgBwnEifWCawPffafl 71 tors HAGEN. TUNNEY: Hi-Y 1,2.3. HANSEL. BOB: Hi-Y 1.2.3. HINRICHSEN. HELEN LOUISE: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. cabinet 3: Or- chestra 1.2,3; Band 2; Senior class treasurer: Junior Red Cross coun- cil 1. Cubs’ club 1; Junior class play: Senior class play. HOLL, WILLIAM W.: Hi-Y 1.2.3. representative 1: Homeroom vice- president 1. activity director 2: Football 1: Basketball 1.2: Golf 1.2,3; Varsity club 2.3: Intramural Council 2. HOLLER. H. VAN: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Homeroom activity director 2. HOUK. PAULINE: Girl Reserve 1. 2.3. representative 3: Band 1.2.3. IVERSON. ROSEMARY: Girl Re- serve 1.2.3. cabinet 2: Homeroom activity director 1. vice-president 2, president 3: Student council 3; Sen- ior senate 3: Mixed chorus 1.2: Choir 3: Spirit staff 3: G.A.A. 1. 2.3: Pep club 1.2.3. vice president 3: Cheer squad 2: Cubs’ club 2; Dra- matics 3.2; Palm 2.3. HALL. JO ANNE: Girl Reserve 1.2.3; G.A.A. 1; Junior Red Cross council 3. HARESTAD, CONRAD: Hi-Y 1.2. 3; Football 1.2.3; Basketball 1; Track 1.2. HOFF. JANET A.: Girl Reserve 1,2.3, representative 1.2. cabinet 3: Homeroom vice-president 1. secre- tary 3: Orchestra 1.2.3; Band 1.2.3. vice-president 3; Glee club 1; Choir 2.3: Snail staff 3; G.A.A. 1.2.3. social chairman 3: Pep club 1.2.3: Cubs’ club 2. HOLLAND. J. STANLEY: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Football 1: Basketball 1: Track 1. HOLMES. JEAN: Girl Reserve 1. 2.3: Glee club 2: Mixed chorus 1: G.A.A. 1.2.3; Pep club 1,2.3: Dra- matics 3: Junior Red Cross coun- cil 3. HUKILL. WILLIAM: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Homeroom activity director 3; Spirit staff 3: Football 1; Tennis 1.2.3; Varsity club 2.3: Intramural manager 2.3. JOHNS. ROBERT WAYNE: Hi-Y 1.2,3. Seventy-threee . —seniors JOHNSON. A DELE: Girl Reserve 1,2.3, representative 2: Junior Red Cross 3. JOHNSON. IVER JERROLD: Hi-Y 1.2,3: Homeroom secretary 1. vice- president 1.2, president 2: Student council 2: Cubs’ club 1.2: Firesquad 1,2,3; Golf 1.2.3: Intramural coun- cil 2. KELLEY. TOM R.: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Mixed chorus 1: Football 1,2.3: Track 1.2.3: Varsity club 2.3: Intra- mural captain 1.2.3. KING. KENNETH, J.: HI-Y 1.2.3: Homeroom vice-president 3: Or- chestra 1.2: Band 1.2.3: Swing band 2.3: Football 1.2.3; Basketball 1.2. 3; Track 1.2.3: Varsity club 2.3. KNUDSON. HELEN ANN: Girl Reserve 1.2.3: Homeroom activity director 3: Mixed chorus 1.2.3; G.A.A. 1.2.3, representative 3: Cubs’ club 1.2: Dramatics 1.2: Junior class play 2: Junior Red Cross council 3; Senior class play. KOCH. DAVE: Ili-Y 1.2.3: Basket- ball 1.2.3: Track l: Senior class play. LANDE, DELORES: Girl Reserve 1.2.3; G.A.A. 1.2.3. JOHNSON. DARLENE: Girl Re- serve 1.2,3. KAUFFMAN. GEORGE HAROLD: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Mixed chorus 1; Choir 2.3. KENNEDY. JEAN ELIZABETH: Girl Reserve 2.3: Cubs’ club 2: Moved from Illinois. 2. KIRWIN. SHIRLEY: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 3: Glee club 3: Mixed chorus 1.2: G.A.A. 1.2: De- bate 2. KNUTSON. AUDREY: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. cabinet 3: Orchestra 1.2; Glee club 1: Mixed chorus 2: Choir 3: Spirit staff 3: Debate club 2: Li- brary club 1.2.3. KULOW. JO: Girl Reserve 1.2.3: Cheer squad 1; Dramatics 2. LARSEN. PATRICIA JEAN: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 1. cab- inet 3: Homeroom secretary 1, vice- president 2: Orchestra 1.2,3, secre- tary-treasurer 3: Mixed chorus 1,2. librarian: G.A.A. 1,2; Junior class play. Seventy-four■■■■■■■■■■■BflHHHHHHHDHHHHiBHHHBHHBHHDDByDDiHBHDDDflDDODI Lilii ilii! v • seniors LARSON. DAVE: Hi-Y 1.2.3. secre- tary 2.3: Homeroom president I; Choir 1.2.3: Junior Executive coun- cil: Senior Senate; Dramatics 1.2: Palm 2.3. LILLARD. WILMA: Girl Reserve 1.2.3: Junior Red Cross 3. McCARTY. MERRILL: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Mixed chorus 1; Junior Red Cross representative 2: Football 1,2,3: Track 1,2.3: Varsity club 3. McFARLAND. LEE: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. cabinet 2: Homeroom secre- tary l; Spirit staff 2.3. editor 3: G.A.A. 1.2.3. secretary-treasurer 2: Pep club 2.3: Drama club 1: Youth Center Executive council 1. MAITLAND. DOROTHY: Girl Re- serve 1.2.3, representative 2; cab- inet 3: Homeroom secretary 2. vice- president 3: Mixed chorus 1.2. sec- retary 2: G.A.A. 2.3; Debate club 2: Pep club 3. secretary 3: Dra- matics 1.2,3: Palm 2.3. MATSEN. PHYLLIS: Girl Reserve 1.2.3, representative 1: Orchestra 1: Band 1; Mixed chorus 1.2,3; G.A.A. 1.2.3: Cubs’ club 2. MILLER. JANET: Girl Reserve 1. 2.3. cabinet 2. president 3; Home- room president 1: Student council 1: Girls glee club 1.2; Spirit staff 1.3: G.A.A. 3; Pep club 1.2.3: Drama club 1.2.3; Junior class play. LECHNER. JODY: Girl Reserve 1,2.3, representative 3. secretary of representatives 3: Homeroom vice- president 1. secretary 3: Mixed chorus 1.2: Debate 2: Pep club 3: Junior Red Cross 1. LYNCH. JIM: Hi-Y 3: Track 3: Moved from West Union High school. McDonald, norma phyllis: Girl Reserve 1.2.3: Library club 3: Dramatics 1. M« KEAN. HELEN ELAINE: Girl Reserve 1.3; Orchestra 1.3: Band 1.3: Senior class secretary: Senior Senate; G.A.A. 3: Dramatics 1. At- tended Johnston High school during junior year. MALM BERG. NANCY: Girl Re- serve 1,2,3. representative 3. pres- ident of representatives 3: Mixed chorus 2.3: Cubs’ club 2; Library club 2.3. secretary 3. MERRILL. MARGARET A.: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 3; Dramatics 1. MOORE. DARRELL: Hi-Y 1.2.3. vice-president 1. president 2.3: Homeroom president 1: Student council 1: President of the student body 3: Junior Executive council: Senior Senate: Fire squad 1.2.3: Football 1: Track 1; Basketball 1.2.3. Sevonty-fivee . —jeniord MOORE. NORMA: Girl Reserve 1. 2.3. cabinet 3; Homeroom vice- president 1. president 2: Student council 2. secretary 2; G.A.A. 1.2.3: I ep club 2.3. president 3. MUNSON. MARVIN S.: Hi-Y 1.2. 3: Drum Major 1.2,3: Basketball 1.2: Track 1.3. MYHRE. THEODORE ARTHUR: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Band 1.2.3: Film Oper- ator club 2.3. secretary-treasurer 3: Junior class play: Moved from Leonarpo. N. J. 1. NUTTY. JERRY LOU: Girl Re- serve 1.2.3. representative 1: Home- room vice-president 3: G.A.A. 1: Dramatics 1. PETERSON. GEORGE: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Homeroom secretary-treasurer 1.2. vice-president 3: Football 3: Ten- nis 2.3: Trainer 1.2. PLAGMAN. MARY ANN: Girl Re- serve 1.2,3. representative 2: Glee club 1: Choir 2.3: Dramatics 1.2; Palm 2.3. PUFFETT. GEORGE: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Homeroom president 2; Student council 2; Football 1: Track 1.2. MORGAN. WM. KENDALL: HI-Y 1.2.3: Junior Red Cross representa- tive 2; Firesquad 1.2.3; Football 1.2.3: Track 1.2. MURRAY, DAVID: Hi-Y 1,2.3: cabinet 1,2: Homeroom president 1.2: Student council 1.2,3: Student body president 3: Firesquad 1.2.3: Youth Center Executive council 1: Football 1.2.3: Basketball 1.3: Track 1.2.3: Varsity club 2.3. NEFF. NANCY: Girl Reserve 1. 2.3. cabinet 2; Homeroom president 1.2 : Student council 1.2, secretary 2: Glee club 2; Mixed chorus 1: Choir 2.3: Simkit staff 2.3: G.A.A. 1,2.3: Pep club 2: Junior Red Cross 3. chairman 3. PETERSON. BEVERLY JUNE: Girl Reserve 3; Simkit staff 3: Majorette 3: Moved from Fort Madison 3. PIERRE. MARY: Girl Reserve 1. 2.3. representative 2. cabinet 3: Homeroom secretary 1. president 1.2: Student council 1.2, treasurer 2: Orchestra 1: Band 1: Senior senate: Simkit staff 2.3: G.A.A. 1. 2.3: Pep club 3: Dramatics 1.2.3. president 3: Junior class play; Palm 2.3. PRATHER. JOHN: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Track 1.2.3. RAMSEY. MARION LOUISE: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 3: G.A.A. 1.2,3: Junior Red Cross 1; Dramatics 1.3: Junior class play; Palm 3. mm «mfiPMiQuntioiic iicnnBr« HHimiigaH?in«t?H 8BCCH e . jen lord READ. MARY LOUISE: Girl Re- serve 1.2.3. representative 3: Glee club 1.2.3. ROBERTSON. ELLA MAE: Girl Reserve 1.2.3; Homeroom activity director 2; Glee club 1: Choir 2.3. secretary-treasurer 3: Si u;it staff 3: Junior Red Cross council 1: Dramatics 1.2.3; Palm 2.3. ROSS. DALE: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Film Operator’s club 1.2.3; Intramural council 2. ROUZE. VERNA DELLE: Girl Re- serve 1.2.3. cabinet 3; Homeroom secretary 2: Band 1.2.3; Glee club 1.2. secretary 2; Choir 3: G.A.A. 1,2.3. vice-president 3; Pep club 3. RYNKIEWTTZ. BONNIE: Girl Re- serve 1.2,3. representative 1; Glee club 1.2.3; Choir 2.3. SCHAEFER. VERNON: Hi-Y 2.3: Homeroom vice-president 2; Junior Red Cross council 3; Football 3; Moved from Irwin. Pa.. 1. SEAMAN. HELMUT: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Homeroom activity director 1. pres- ident 2; Student council 2; Junior Executive council: Senior Senate 3; President of Senior class: Srnur staff 2.3: Debate 2. RINGGENBERG. BOB: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Mixed chorus 1.2.3, vice-president 3. ROSS. BETSY: Girl Reserve 1.2.3: Homeroom secretary 3; Orchestra 3. librarian 3; Band 1.2,3: Glee club 2; Mixed chorus 1; Choir 3; Junior Red Cross council 1; Cubs’ club 2; Library club 2.3. treasurer 3; Dramatics 1.2; Palm 2.3; Junior class play. ROSS. MARY E.: Girl Reserve 1. 2.3. cabinet 3: Homeroom activity director 2; G.A.A. 1.2.3; Pep club 1.3: Cheer squad 3: Dramatics 1.2. ROZEBOOM. ROBERT BERNARD: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Homeroom activity di- rector 3; Senior senate: Semir staff 3: Dramatics 1: Junior class play: Football 1.2.3; Track 1.2.3; Varsity club 2.3. SASS, DAVID: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Track 2: Varsity club 2.3. SCLAROW. MARSHALL: Hi-Y 2. 3; Tennis 2.3; Movel from Min- neapolis. Minn.. 2. SHAFFER. ROBERT V.: Hi-Y 1. 2.3; Homeroom president 1.2; Stu- dent council 1.2; Junior Red Cross council 3: Football 1.3; Basketball 1.2.3; Track 1.2,3. Seventy-sevenSen i or A SHEESLEY, JOHN: Hi-Y 1,2.3: Mixed chorus 1. SPANGLER, WAYNE: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Homeroom activity director 1; Swing band 3: Choir 1.2.3. librarian 3: Junior Red Cross council 2: Dramatics 1.2: Palm 2: Junior class play; Youth Center Executive coun- cil 3. STEVENSON. HI 1.1.: Hi-Y 1.2,3. STEWART. HOB: Hi-Y 1.2.3. cab- inet 2,3: Homeroom activity direc- tor 1; Spirit staff 2; Football 1.2.3. Captain 3: Basketball 1.2.3; Track 1,2.3: Varsity club 2.3. TAFT. JOHN: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Home- room secretary 1. activity director 2. vice-president 3: Cubs' club 1.2: Basketball 1: Golf 2.3. TAYLOR. MARY: Girl Reserve 1. 2.3. cabinet 3; Homeroom vice- president 1. activity director 2: SmitiT staff 2: G.A.A. 1.2.3: Pep club 2.3. treasurer 3. THOMASON. MARY LINN: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. SORENSON. JO ANN: Girl Re- serve 1.2.3. cabinet 3: Homeroom secretary 1.2: Mixed chorus 1.2; Choir 2.3. vice-president 3: Spirit staff 3; G.A.A. 1.2.3: Pep club 2.3; Junior Red Cross representative 1: Junior class play. STEELE. RICHARD: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Homeroom activity director 3; Jun- ior class play: Track 1. STEVENSON. VALERIE HELENE: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 3. president 3: Homeroom vice- president 1; Spirit staff 2: G.A.A. 2.3: Cheer squad 1: Cubs’ club 1.2: Dramatics 1.2.3. secretary-treasurer 3: Junior class play. SWEENEY. JACQUELINE: Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 1. cab- inet 3: Glee club 3; Mixed chorus 1.2: Dramatics 1. TAYLOR. MARGARET ANN: Girl Reserve 2.3. representatives: Home- room activity director 2: G.A.A. 2. 3. intramural manager 3; Library club 2: Moved from Bonaparte, Iowa. 2. THOMAS. AUDREY: Girl Reserve 1.2.3: G.A.A. 2. THROCKMORTON. ADEL: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Mixed chorus 3: Cubs' club 2; Dramatics 1.2.3: Palm 3: Senior class play. Seventy-eighte jcn tors TOWN. WAYNE: Hi-Y 1.2.3; Homo- room president 1,2: Student council 12; Track 1: Student Athletic Man- ager 2.3; Varsity club 2,3. WALLACE. JAMES: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Orchestra 1,2,3, president 3: Band 1,2,3: Swing band 3: Track 1. WINFREY. ROBLEY: Hi-Y 1.2.3. representative 2: Homeroom secre- tary 1: Mixed chorus 1; Spirit staff 3: Debate club 2: Cubs’ club 2: Cheer squad 1.2.3: Tennis 1,2.3: Intramural council 3. WYMORE. LOREN: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Film Operator’s club 1.2.3, pres- ident 3: Trainer 1.2,3. ZENOR. NORMAN K.: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Homeroom activity director 1,2; Firesquad 2.3: Football 1,2.3: Bas- ketball 1.2,3: Track 1.2.3: Varsity club 2.3. YOKE. RAMONA M : Girl Reserve 1.2.3. representative 3: Dramatics 1. WAND. LEDA: Girl Reserve 1.2,3. WHEELOCK. JONETA: Girl Re- serve 1.2.3: Glee club 1.2: Major- ette 2.3. YOUNG. BOB: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Dra- matics 1. ANDERSON. DICK: Hi-Y 1.2.3: Mixed chorus 1. © ft I SILLS. LA VELLE: Girl Reserve 3: Moved from Clarion, Iowa 3. Scventtj-nino£n ior a i max eA iJ inaf lyjear Fun and food! Those were the two things most responsible for making tin annual senior pienie a complete success! Besides this gala event, seniors were busy with various other acti- vities throughout senior week. .Inst when to put what foot where and how soon was the problem of all seniors as they practiced their marching “P’s and QV in pre- paring for baccalaureate and commencement. The class of '48 had Dr. Will Orr. Friendship Week speaker in 1047. as their commencement speaker. Baccalaureate speaker was Reverend Joseph Knutson. Seniors of 1948 were well prepared for some good reminiscing. And the memories of Ames High school days could hardly bo forgotten. Crammed with imports, dramatic productions, musical events. Red Cross activities (baby sit- ting. especially!) and all of the other activities which make school life three, unbeatable years— the seniors of ‘48 had a full high school life. Celebrities of the class of '48 included Janet Hoff, clarinet soloist at the spring concert; Bev Peterson, champion baton twirler at the state contest; and Mary Pierre and Esther Chi vers, winners of a four-year scholarship and a college entrance award, respectively .from the Pepsi- Cola company. Janet Miller was chosen Spirit Sweetheart with Anne Barnard and Rosie Iver- son as her attendents. Football captain was senior Bob Stewart while Lefty Moore captained the basketball team. Track co-captains were Forrest Barnes and John Angle. On June 4. 1948, they reached the end of their high school career, but the memories of each special event, each personal experience could never be forgotten. The Spirit would always prevail. ★ Pepsi-cola winner Mary Pierre ★ Shaff muggs at Hay-Ho Harmony ★ .Mary Jo has a vocational conference Eightg■mmmninTi“JAHN S OLLIER AGAIN A slogan signifying a service created to excel in all things pertaining to yearbook design and en- graving. We have found real satisfaction in pleasing you, the yearbook publisher, as well as your photog- rapher and your printer. JAHN £ OLLIER ENGRAVING CO. 817 W. WASHINGTON BLVD.. CHICAGO 7. ILL. Eight y-twoone of those important ingredients so necessary in making a GOOD school the BEST . . . and Ames Hi students have that SPIRIT ... in “bound as well as in “unbound volumes. We congratulate you, students of Ames Hi, and graduates of 1948 . . . keep that spirit and will-to- win ... it will help carry you on to new and impor- tant victories. AMES DAILY TRIBUNE Your Hometown Xtwspapcr Eighty-threeCompliments of . . . COLI GIATE MANUFACTURING ■companyH Chev Adams Clint Adams Class of 1919 Ames High School Class of 1921 Eighty-fourWe wish to thank all of Amos High for your cooperation in our photographic efforts . . . and to this year's graduating seniors, our sincere congratulations for a job well done. r 7 e, . ollecje sown jtudio PORTRAITS 109 WELCH A V10. FAMILY «KOI’PS W EDI 1 NOS AMES, IOWA J Kiffhty-fivoInterior view of “Your Store of Tomorrow” Congratulations to the Class of 1948 Eiyhty-aix- uLiiiLih i-ii-iuui.: »?»«=; Elyhty-sevenFrom our collection of Formal Dresses for High School and College Functions Eighty-eight16 THOUSAND ITEMS For four convenience Be it some small item—a screw—a tack or a bolt or a major appliance for your home ★ W e want your patronage and try to conduct our business so as to deserve it. ★ PAINT — STOVES — CHINAWARE TOYS RADIOS REFRIGERATORS WASHING MACHINES COOKING WARES AND HOUSEWARES OF MANY KINDS CARR HARDWARE CO. Phone 124 PHOTO DEPT. Authorized Dealer for AN SCO ARGUS. INC. BUSCH CORP. DEJUR AM SCO EASTMAN KODAK GRAFLEX GENERAL ELECTRIC KALART LEICA. INC. WESTON CORP. 302 MAIN STREET Phone 474 MUSIC is for the MILLIONS ★ ★ ★ ESCHBACH MUSIC HOUSE Hcadquarites for Musical Instruments PIANOS BAND INSTRUMENTS RADIOS SHEET MUSIC AND RECORDS Rlfihty-nlncBest Wishes Class of 1948 To a Beccer World . . . As never before we must work for the future. ★ ★ ★ S. HANSON LUMBER CO. 212 Dl'PF AMES, IOWA Congratulations Class of iggS Looking into the Future . . . To build or buy your own home as soon as you are financially able is wise . . . and will pay good dividends. H. L. MUNN LUMBER CO. Establish d 1891 NinetyMILK.. . Natures Finest Food O’NEIL DAIRY COMPANY PHONE 62 308 FIFTH Prehm Transfer Storage Co. ★ We Specialize in Long Distance Hauling ★ • Local Hauling • Light Baggage Transfer • Shipping—Packing • Fumigating Service 420 Main Phone 2700 Xincty-oneTRACTORS GENERAL ELECTRIC AND RADIOS IMPLEMENTS • APPLIANCES ★ ★ ★ SKEIE TRACTOR IMPLEMENT CO. 202 S. DUFF PHONE 2386 SORENSON OIL CO. SPORTING HARDWARE Wholesale - GOODS AUTO SUPPLIES Retail • 821 Lincoln Way AMES, IOWA Phone 162 iVfnef jM icoTOM’S GRILL RE A TORS OF (rOOD FOOD ★ Open daily 9 a. m. ’til midnight Host to Central Iowa Conference A Uric tie .1 ssoeia.t ion AIR CONDITIONED 12 MAIN STREET GOOD FOOD AMES TRIBUNE PUBLISHING CO. PRINTERS OF THE 1948 SPIRIT PHONE 180 Nincty-threoKaiser and Frazer have it! • True Economy with your kind of I )riving • Truline Steering • Air Cushion Tires Insist We Let Vou Drive One! Daulton Motors (East of Rushings) Ames, Iowa Phone 015 Congratulations Graduates We have strived to supply your school needs. May we continue to be of service in whatever field you choose. (lifts - Office - School and Photographic Supplies Ames Stationers 238 Main Phone 96 AMES SPORT SHOP A till (tie and (•Urn ('lotking A COMPLETE LINE OF SPORTING EQUIPMENT Phone 2598 2526 Lincoln Way CONGRATULATIONS TO THE CLASS OF ’48 Ask for Li; Roy Nielsen at BERCK’S Tin Clothing Corner in Ames 301 Main St. Ninety-fourBen Cole Son BOURNE IIation Qencral Contractors Completi Oni Stop Service Phone 3023 Gasoline - Motor Oil - Tires ★ Tire Vulcanizing - Lubrication Washing - Polishing Ask for ' Mike? Griffith or Everett II. Bocrne, Prop. ‘‘Berm Cole 604 K. Lincoln Way Phone 1837 Visit Story County's only Kxclusivt APPLIANCE STORE COLLEGE PIPE SHOP • Frigidaire Automatic Washers • Frigidaire Electric Ranges • Frigidaire Water Heaters Candi), Magazines, Cigarettes • Frigidaire Clothes Dryers • Frigidaire Horne Freezers • Frigidaire Clothes Ironers • Chambers Automatic Gas Ranges Con vratulations • G. E. Radios ® Copper Clad Combination Ranges See us for your major appliance needs Class of ’ 8 CHRISTENSEN Appliance Stores Ames and Nevada John Stucky, Owner Corner of Lincoln Way and Welch Ninety-fiveBring MOTHER and DAD in and show them the CAR you would like them to BUY! Dahlbcrg Anderson Motor Co. PHONE 1515 500 5th St. PHONE 1515 Ames, Iowa •'or ('om flt h Real Estate Service see EVELAND Real Estate Mrs. C. V. ( tt Gladys Eyeland II. L. Eveland Frangos Restaurant Delightfully Appetizing Meals ★ COMPLETE FOUNTAIN SERVICE ★ We Make Our Own Ice ('ren ni 210 MAIN AMES, IOWA Phone 1800 FLOWERS for you and yours at prices we all can afford. Corsages - Wedding Arrangements Sprays - Cut Flowers - Plants ★ ★ ★ GREEN TURF FLORISTS 410 5th Street Phone 97 M M Grocery Qrocerics Fresh .Meats Vegetables o Ames and Napier You’ll be ahead with 7LoaJl. Sales Service Armstrong-Nash, Inc. Phone 3206 120 Lincoln Way Consult Us for MODERN PLUMBING and 11E AT1XG INST A LL A TIOXS ★ The Master Plumber Protects the Health of the Nations. ★ George Puffett (Class of 1919) 215 FIFTH PHONE 911 Your Treat Shop A COMPLETE LINE OF BOX AND BI LK CANDIES • Deliciously Fresh Popcorn and ('armet Porn Phone 1221-J 2520 L-Way ('ampustown Xinct t -scvenAutomotive Agencies and Supplies AMES TRUST SAVINGS BANK The Bank Where You Feel at Home ALLEN MOTOR COMPANY Chevrolet — Buick Sales Service 'Barber ond Beauty Shops AMES WHEEL FRAME ALIGNMENT CO. CONTOURE BEAUTY SALON Lillian Anderson, Mgr. 417 DUFF 2514% Lincoln Way Phone 2801 ARMSTRONG TRACTOR TRUCK CO.. Inc. Lincoln Way and Sherman Ames, Iowa Phone 3031 CRANFORD BEAUTY k BARBER SHOP Our Services Take Care of All the Family” DUNLAP MOTOR COMPANY Oldsmohile Sales and Service Ames. Iowa SUPERIOR BARBER SHOP Ames High’s Favorite Haircutters 222 Main Street HOTEL BARBER SHOP FAUST’S TIRE APPLIANCE SI IELDON-M UNN HOTEL 113-115 FIFTH ST. PHONE 933 Book Store HOEPPNElt-PENHUS. INC. STUDENT SUPPLY STORE YOUR LINCOLN-MERCUKY DEALER Books for All Ages South of the Campus Phone 164 MATH I SON MOTOR COMPANY Ford Sales Service 323 5th St. Phone 143144 Bottling Company AMES DR. PEPPER BOTTLING CO. Drink a Bite to Fat at Story County’s Finest Used Cars MAX and RAYMOND DU ITCH 108 5th Street 10. 2. and 4” B u iIding Mate rials MOTOR SALES SERVICE Dodge - Plymouth - Dodge Trucks Lincoln Way at Kellogg AMES LUMBER COMPANY Lumber - Builders Supplies - Ready Mix Concrete Herb Paulson 501 Lincoln Way Phone 83 RED'S AUTO SALVAGE 223 S. DUFF PHONE 615 Candy TROWS SUPER SERVICE Packard and Willies 3336 Lincoln Way Phone 3001 THE CANDY KETTLE Home Made Candy and Confections 2412 Lincoln Way Phone 2063 Chiropractor WESTERN AUTO ASSOCIATE STORE 214 Main St. Everything for the Automobile DR. C. B. KERR Chiropractor 501 Main Street Bunks and Investments Cleaners ond Baunden rs AMES BUILDING LOAN ASSN. AMES PANTORI CM AMES. IOWA Quality Cleaning. Repairing. Alterations 410 Douglas Phone 231 Xinet) -ci()htLAUNDERETTE Self-Service Automatic laundry 621 Main Drying Service Phone 2420 WALTER RENALL DRUG Ames. Iowa 217 Main St. Phone 93 LINDQUIST CLEANERS 120 HAYWARD PHONE 1700 SPRIGG S PHARMACY The Itexall Store West Ames Phone 1030 Coal Dry (ioods EDWARDS COAL COMPANY Complete Heating Service” Phone 20 THE FAIR Dry Goods — Ready to Wear Millinery Ames. Iowa AMES GRAIN COAL COMPANY Grain. Feeds. Seeds, Coal. Petroleum Products BEST WISHES to LITTLE CYCLONES Roy S. Griffith, Manager Ames. Iowa J. C. PENNEY Co. (’ontractors Electric ('outpanics JAMES THOMPSON SON'S GENERAL CONTRACTORS MUNN ELECTRIC COMPANY Kitchen Modernization Headquarters Phone 500 LAYNE-WESTERN CO. Florists WATER SUPPLY CONTRACTORS Dairy I rod acts EVERTS FLOWER SHOP Flowers for All Occasions” 208 Main Phone 490 WOODLAND FARM DAIRY Dairy Products and Fountain Service 819 Lincoln Way Phone 435 COE’S FLOWER SHOPS Flowers by Wire” Phone 110 Kst. 1932 Phone 111 Dciscl - Supplies Earn it arc DEISEL SERVICE COMPANY AMES, loWA BENNETT McDANIEL FURNITURE A Friendly Store in a Friendly City Dray pists Grocers CAMPUS DRUG CO. 2430 LINCOLN WAY PHONE 1195 AMES SERVICE FOOD MARKET Groceries Fruits — Meats — Birds Eye Foods 2428 L. Way Phone 88 or 89 DIXON’S Cut Rate Drug Store AMES WHOLESALE FRUIT CO. Ames. Iowa PHONE S4 JU DISCI I BROS. PHARMACISTS Prescriptions Phone 70 We Deliver CAMPUS GROCERY Nationally Advertised Foods 103 Welch PETERSON DRUG CO. Drugs etc.” 2816 West Street Phone 2865 COMMUNITY Grocery Market 114 Duff Ave. Phone 52 FARE W A V STORES ECONOMICAL FOOD DISTRIBUTION SEAMAN A. KNAPP General Insurance Masonic Bldg. Phone 109 NINTH STREET FOOD MARKET Quality Foods at Reasonable Prices McDowell insurance agency Insure in Sure Insurance Phone 51 Ames. Iowa 319 Main UNITED FOOD STORE Bl V WELL-KNOWN BRANDS HERE THEO. B. (TED) SANDS To he sure—Insure” New York Life Ins. Co. 3 01 Main WHETSTONE’S FOOD STORE 111 KELLOGG PHONE 622 I). S. TRIPLETT Real Estate • Loans - Insurance 2401 Main Phone 25 lard ware Jewelers OOAST-TO-COAST STORES Hardware. Auto Accessories Furniture MAURICE I). BATES. JEWELER Diamonds — Watches 2400 Lincoln Way Phone 2027 FIRESTONE STORE Tire Headquarters for Ames 215 .Main Ames. Iowa Phone 172 CHARLES G. RAY Jeweler 220 Main Street Phone 230-W Hatchery WEAVER JEWELERY Watches - Diamonds Phone 2940-W Ames. Iowa AMES HATCHERY COMPANY Chicks Equipment — Poultry — Eggs 123 Kellogg Ave. Phone 1025 FRANK T. TALBERT, JEWELER Hotels and Tourist Courts PHONE S20 La wyers CONOCO MOTEL Modern Cottages — Locked Garages Mr. and Mrs. L. C. Bourne E. Lincoln Way HAROLD O. 1IEGLAND 314 2 Main Street Phone 531 AMES TOURIST COURT 30 Modern Cabins Mr. and Mrs. 0. S. Reiste Phone 1502 Insurance and Real Estate HIRSCHBURG REYNOLDS 300 Main Street Phone 578 ASH AND ATKINSON Full Coverage Insurance Service Leather Hoods City Loans — Investments MOSER LUGGAGE AND LEATHER STORE BURTON INSURANCE AOENCY FINE LEATHER GOODS PHONE 3270 Karl Holt .. Mgr. 511 Main Ames. Iowa Phone 552 Men's Clothiers FARRELL T. BROWN - HARRY F. BROWN Northwestern Mutual Life DON BEAM 2231 Main Phone 340 MENSWEAR One hundredCollege JAMESONS Young Men’s Wearing Apparel Downtown R A1 .WOW COFFEE SHOP UOMKCOOKING AND FINE SERVICE Xcicsp(tp( rs THE MILEPOST Published Every Thursday Optonu t rists JENSEN OPTICAL ('O. Dr. R. T. Drummond. Opt. 216 Main Phone 1732 MR. LOWELL C. TALLMAN Optometrist 3151 Main St. Phone 3024 Point 2522 Lincoln WHITE SPOT Sandwiches and Donuts Way Phone 2879 Service Stations 416 Burnett BR1NTN ALL'S Standard Oil Products Phone 418 FREELS SERVICE 2602 LINCOLN WAY PHONE 1)5 HOFFMAN SERVICE STATION Quality Petroleum Products 503 Duff Phone 1274 IRVINE Paint and Wallpaper Store Artist Materials PAI L S STANDARD SERVICE All Night Service 303 Lincoln Way Phone 1841 Restaurants BUTLER’S LUNCH 115 SO. DUFF PHONE 791-J L-WAV CAFE FINE FOOD THE PANTRY The Most - The Best - For the Least” 228 Main Ames. Iowa WOLF'S 1KX SERVICE PHONE 3211 LINCOLN WAY DUFF Shoes BAUGH SHOE STORE 204 Main Street Shoes That Satisfy EM ER HOFF'S Dependable Footwear 210 Main Theaters JOIN THE GANG AT MICKEY'S MAKE A DATE - - - SEE A MOVIE Always the Finest First Jl ST EAST OF THE COLLEGIAN Colegian — New Ames” — Varsity — Capitol Abbott. Alan Abbott. Beverly Adams. Frank Adams, Herbert Adams, Jack Adolph. Miss Florence Ahart. Paul Ahlquist. Edward . . 38. 64. 69 ...................8 . 16, ...................21 . 10.19.57,61.65 . 43. 56. 59 Aikman, Jim . Alexander. Ruby Allen, Bob Allen. Phillip Almquist. Betty . Altrneier. Mary Lou Amrne, Bob . Amundson, Wayne 16.62.69 . 44 . 11 . 43,56 . 11,50 41. 50. 69 . 60.69 40.61.69 One hundred oneAnderson, Adrian . 33,43 Brown. Wayne 16. 32. 37. 45. 56. 58. 59. 61.65 Anderson, Bob . 12.58,65 Brue, Odale . . 11,57.61 Anderson, Carl . 69 Buck, Bob . ., Anderson, Dick . . 12,79 Burger, Nancy 10,25 Anderson. Marilyn . Burnham, Bill . 70 Anderson, Ruth . 10.31,57 Burnham, Louise 12 Anderson, Sylvia . 10,25 Burton. Pat . 9. 23. 56. 58. 59. 70 Angle, John . 16,61,63.65,69 Busbee. Bill Armstrong. Mary Lou . 38. 56. 68. 69 Butler. Nancy . . Arney. Donald . 10,19, Byrus. Bill . 16.45,61,63 Arney, Kogene . . 65.69 Byrus, Robert 10.19 Arnold. Charles . 11,61,65 Calhoon. Clair . Arnold. Elizabeth . 41.69 Campbell. Ronald . . 16.43.63 Arnold, Page . 24,42,43.61,63,65 Canvin. Miss Madelene 20 Arrasmith. Paul . . 16,32.42,44.57,65 Carr, Gary 11 Arrasmith, Sharon . 39. 57. 69 Carter. George . . 31.34.56,68.71 Baker, Cordell . 15. 58. 69 Champlin, Jim . Ballard, Joyce .... . 11 Chi vers. Esther . Ballard, NVaneta . 11 , Christensen. Andy . 9.16,62,65.71 Bappe, Arthur .... . 15 Christensen. Don 44 Bappe, Dale .... . 43 Christensen, Duane . 43 Bappe, David .... . Clark. Anne 44.57 Bappe, Joanne . 9. 23. 38. 64. 69 Clark. Bernard . Barber, John . 44.57 Clark. Dan 71 Barber. Margaret . 10,25 Clark. George . . Barnard, Anne 26. 28. 30, 38. 64. 66. 69 Clark. Patt . 43.57.64 Barnard, Thomas . 10,19,61,65 Clausen. Ada Marie . Barnes, Forrest . . 16,61,63,65.70 Clausen. Boyd . 12.15.62 Barrie. Alex .... . 45 Cleary. Sally . . 12.41.57 Bates. Robert .... . 11 Clemens. Howard . . 23.61.71 Beam, Don .... . 30. 62. 70 Cody, Helen 10.50 Bear, Norman .... . 12.19,55,61 Cole. Lois 26.71 Beck ley, Marilyn . . 41,50.70 Cole, Salle . . Beck ley. Willa . . 12.41 Comstock, Marlys 10.50 Beeman. Joe . 61.70 Comstock, Mary Ann . 24.45 Behling, Doris . 39.41.70 Conroy. Joanna . 38,56,71 Bell, Charles .... . 45 Cook. Bert . 45.61 Bell, Melvin .... . 70 Cooper, Ann . 7. Bennett. Elizabeth . 41,50.70 Covey, Hiram . Bennett, Jerry . 21.43 Cox, Dick . Bergeson. Kenneth . . 45 Cox. Florence . 44 Berglund, Mrs. George Craig. Marlene 43 Berhow, Conrad . 10.19.61 Crawford. Joan 71 Bjorn-Hansen. Vera . 10,15,30,57.59 Crosley. Kay . . 24.45.57 Blair, Frank .... . 61 Culbertson. Ellen 12,25 Bliss, I«ois .... . 70 Cunningham. Ray 8 Bloomberg. Mary . . . . 56,57.70 Cunningham, Virginia . Blyth, Jim . . . . . 10 Dahl, Ruth . 12,25,39.59 Bond, William .... . 44 Daine, Bill . 49.71 Bower. Miss Edna . 21.57 Daine. Mary . 38. 43. 57. 64 Bowers, Dorothy . 11 Dale, Bob . Bowers. Hubert . 61.63.70 Dale, Norman . 10.19.61 Bowers. Marilyn . 45 Daniels. Arlene . 11,39 Bradshaw, Bern is . 70 Daulton, Colleen . 45,57 Branigan, George . 45.62 Daulton, Merritt . . 16.44, Brannberg, Ann . . 12.57 Davis. Marlene . 11.39.57 Brayton. John . . . . . Davis. Dick . 22,71 Briley, Bea .... . 44,57.64 Day, Richard . . 21.58.59 Briley. Mary . 10,41,57 Day. Sylvia . Brintnall, N. J. . . 8 De Bruyn. Bob . 72 One hundred twoDickinson. Mis. Elizabeth . 21.22.41 Hall. Virginia 39.44 Dickinson, John . 32,51,61.68,72 Hansel. Bob 73 Diehl. Douglas 72 Harestad, Conrad 16.73 Dougan, Mrs. Ida Mae . 20.42 Harper, Lowell 15. 57. 61 Dryer. Delores . . 24.39,45,57 Hartt, Donald . 9.21.62 Dunlap, Jack . 15.43 Haulier. Norma 11.57.58 Dunlap. Dick Hauser, Duane 44.57 Earl. Tom . Haverly. Sally . 11 Easter, Ronald . . 20.68 Hawk. Harriet . 39.45.57 Edwards, David . 8 Hayenga. Mary . Edwards. Don . 43 Hey wood, Barbara . 10, Edwards. Iris . 12 Hills. Joan 24.41.44 Edwards, Norman . 10,19.61 Hinrichsen. Louise . 9. 68. 73 Eggert. Merle . . Hoff. Janet . . 30. 38. 50. 56. 58. 59. 64. 73 Elliot. Mrs. Grayce 6 Hoffman. Jo Ann 10 Ellsworth, Ed . 44 Holdredge, Marilyn 11.58 Emery. Bob . . 15. 45. 65 Holl. Bill 26. 62. 73 Erickson. Lucille . . 10.25,41 Holland. Stanley 73 Ernst. Charles . 44.64 Holler. Van 60.73 Ernst. Ronald . 43.51.61 Holmes, Jean . . Ersland. Jerry . 27.45 Horns. Joanne . 43 Ethington. Marilyn . . 9.30.32,38.41.68,72 Honk, Pauline 58.73 Fine ham. Dick . . 16,37,61,63,65,66 Howell. Frank . 8 Finholt, Wayne . . 16.72 Hukill, Bill . . 9. 30. 62. 63. 73 Finnerty, Mrs. Merrill 7 Huse. Don Fitch. Dewey . Hutchens. Waneta . 44 Fitzgerald, Cleo . . 44.56 Hutchinson, Jack 11 Fitzsimmons. John . . Irvine. Alice . Fjare. Paul . 15.45.61 Iverson, Rosemary . Fletcher. Delores . 11.57 Jehlik, David 12.58 Foust, Shirley . 43.57,58 John. Mary Sue 45. 57.64 Freel. Betty 72 Johndreau, David 12,65 Friedrich. Reinhard . 12.57,58 Johns. Bob 73 Gaessler. Bill . . 31,,68.72 Johns, Edward 10,61 Gallagher. Betty 11 Johns. Robert 10.61 Garfield. John . 16, Johnson, Adele 74 Gerbrach. Jan . 10.25,41 Johnson, Darlene 74 Getz. Margaret . Johnson. Mrs. James . 8 Giese. Mary Jo . 23.29.34,38, Johnson. Jerry . . 26. 62. 65. 74 Gilpatrick. Roberta . 10,56 Johnson. Norma . 27.44 Gilman. Jane . 23,27,31,39.45 Johnson. Tom 60.61 Glasson. Tom . 15.44 Johnson. William 11.19 Goodspeed. J an . 9,30,32, Jones. Betty I.ou . Gord. Eva Mae . 50.72 Jorgensen, Naomi 10 Gord, June 10 Judge, Barbara . Gore. Beverly . 43.57 Judge, Martha . . 12,27,39.57 Grant. John . Kaufmann. George 56.74 Gray. Joyce . . 9.11.25,39.64 Kelley, Don . 33.44.51 Green. Judy . 24. 43. 57. 64. 67 Kelley. Elizabeth 10.57 Green. Mrs. Myrna . 20.21 Kelley. Pat 12.55.57 Griffin. Boh . . 11.19,58 Kelly. Tom . 16.74 Griffith. Edgar . . Kennedy. Carol . 10.25 Griffith, Elaine . Kennedy, Jean 74 Gulliver. Betty . 38. 56. 72 Kent. Eldon 11.19.55 Hagen, Tunney 73 King. Donald . . Hahn. Gary 43 King. Kenneth . Hahn. Patricia . 10. 25. 58 King. Mary Ann . Hall. Bob . . 16.33,61.63 Kirby, Paul . 12,61 Hall. Dick . Kirwin, Alice 10.57 Hall. Joanne 73 Oho hundred threeKjerlund, Don . . Knnelson, Helen Ann . 27.50.74 Knuths, Anne . 11.25,34,57.64 Knutson, Audrey Koch, David . 51.52.53,54.74 Kulow, Joan . . 7.74 Kyle, Howard . 11.25 La Grange. Bill .,61.63 Lake, Rodney . 12 Lande, Delores . Lantz, Judy . . . . . 27,57.59 Laros, Miss Eva 20 Larsen. Pat . . 9. 38. 58. 59. 74 Larson, Dave . 25. 65. 75 Lechner, Joan . Lee, William . Lett, Omar . . 24.25 Lidell. George . . 16, Likely, Florence . . 43.57 Lillard, La Wanda . 10 Lillard, Wilma . Lindgren, Miss Eva . 20.22 Long. Ray .... . 45.59 Lynch. Dick . Lynch. Jim . . 61.75 McCarty. Merrill . 16, McDonald, Norma . . . . 41.75 McDowell, Robert 10 McFarland. Lee . McKean. Helen . . 26. 58. 59. 68. 75 Me Keen. Mary . 11.25.57 McNally, Miss Mary 9.20 McNeil, Doris . . Maitland, Dorothy . . Malmberg. Nancy . Martin. Deloris 44 Martin, Dick 44 Martin. Elizabeth Ann . 12.57 Martin. Elizabeth L. . Martin, Fred . 45.61 Marvin, Janis . . Mather. Roger . . Mathews, Phyllis . Matsen, Phyllis . 50.57.75 Meese. John 10 Meld rum, Mary Ann . Mendon, Jane . 10.27.57 Merrill. Peggy . 39.75 Mezvinsky, Norton . Midgorden, John . 11.56 Miekelson. Joan . . 12,39 Miller. Betty . 27.43 Miller. Janet 24.26.28, 30. Miller, Miss Jean 59 Miller. Phyllis . . Miller. Miss Ruth . . Moore, Darrell 68. 75 Moore. Norma . 38.64.76 Moore. Sheila . 24.44 Morgan. Kendall . . 16.65,76 Morrissey. Pat 12.57 Mundt, Miss Edna . 21 Munn, Deborah . Munson. Marvin . . . . . 76 Murray. David ., Musser, Neta 45 Myers. Russell . Myers. Stan 10 Myhre, Ted . . . . . 15,58.76 Myrland. Donna . 38.44.57 Neff. Nancy . 23. 26. 29. 30. 36. 56. 76 Nelson, Miss Charlotte . Netcott. Dolly 23.57 Newell. Harold . . Nielsen. Le Roy . 12.57 Nigh, Larry Norton. Marilyn . Nutty. Jerry Obrecht, Dean . 10 Ohlsen, William 62 Olson. Harold . Orth, John . Ott, Beverly . Page, Kenneth 15.20 Parsons. Dorothy . . 12. 27. 57 Paulson. Leonard . . 44.58.59 Pearson. Phillip . 12.16.58 Pederson. Ellen . Penly. Edna 10.25 Peters. Jack . 27. 42. 58. 59. 65 Petersen. Boh . . Peterson. Beverly . . 26.31.76 Peterson. George . . 26. 62. 76 Peterson. La Vonne . 10.39 Peterson. Nancy . . . . 45.57.59 Pierre, Mary 24. 25. 26. 30. 38. 64. 68. 76. 80 Pierson, Phyllis . 12.25.57 Plagman. Mary Ann . 25.76 Platt. Don . . . . 10,55.58 Potee. Wilma . 10 Powell. Colleen . 43 Prather, Jim . . 24.43.61 Prather, John 61,76 Prehm, Peggy 11.57 Puffett. George . Quade, Charles . 11 Haber, Pat . 44.50 Rahamer. Doris 45 Ramsey. Marion . 24.39.76 Read. Mary . 39,57.77 Rex, Miss Wanda 20.64 R it land. Everett . 32.37 Ringgenberg. Bob . . . . . 51, 7 Roberson. Darlene . 12.25.57 Robertson. Ella Mae . . 9,24, Robertson, Jim . 16.44.51,54.61.63 Robinson, George 12.58 Robinson. Norman 12.62 Robinson. Miss Opal . 21.50.64 Robinson, Wayne 10 One. hundred fourRoelofson. Norma . Rogers, Mary . Ross. Betsy . Ross. Dale Ross, Mary Rouze, Verna Rowe. 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